OTHER WORDS FROM checkeredun·check·ered, adjective
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How to use checkered in a sentence
The field of dreams is nothing if not a place for players with checkered pasts who nonetheless can’t let the game go.What If ‘Field Of Dreams’ Got A Do-Over? Our Picks For An Updated Lineup.|Neil Paine (email@example.com)|August 11, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
A small bearded man, Coccia turned up in a blue suit and blue checkered tie, completely inappropriate attire for the outdoors, even though we had agreed that we would take a walk in the forest together.Plants Feel Pain and Might Even See - Issue 104: Harmony|Peter Wohlleben|July 21, 2021|Nautilus
Dysregulation isn’t the only psych term with a checkered past definition that Kennedy uses in a lighter, more evolved way.How Dr. Becky Became the Millennial Parenting Whisperer|Doree Shafrir|June 26, 2021|Time
It is well past time for medicine’s checkered past to give way to a future where the fabric of women’s experience is recognized and respected in its entirety.Medical Myths About Gender Roles Go Back to Ancient Greece. Women Are Still Paying the Price Today|Elinor Cleghorn|June 17, 2021|Time
Surveillance technologies and the San Diego border have a checkered history.Border Report: Mexico’s Massive Election, at a Glance|Gustavo Solis|June 7, 2021|Voice of San Diego
On a “warm up session,” he can be seen donning a checkered shirt and baseball hat atop his bushy ponytail.Meet Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary, aka L. Jinny, the Ali G of Evil|Olivia Nuzzi|August 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Your character has a great look, with the short bob and the checkered dress.Neve Campbell on ‘Mad Men,’ ‘90s Nostalgia, and Why the ‘Scream’ Movie Franchise is Over|Marlow Stern|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He started out with a mixed, checkered record [and] seemed to be ready to build a good relationship with the West.Ukraine’s D.C. Lobbyists in Disarray as Dictator Flees|Eli Lake|February 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Although it should be noted that Feldman does have a checkered past.George Zimmerman Wants to Profit Off Trayvon Martin’s Death|Dean Obeidallah|February 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a video uploaded to YouTube, a young man, wearing a checkered keffiyeh over his face, said he was a Svoboda member.
In short, the news was exactly of that checkered order which was calculated to put us all in the highest spirits.
She sat all alone, plucking nervously at the red-and-white checkered tablecloth.The Man from Time|Frank Belknap Long
Together we rejoiced at the escape of Sill and Lamson, and made merry over the vicissitudes of my checkered career.
The ground is checkered with flakes of sunlight that fall through the leaves, and over all is the silence of the summer noon.The Saxons|Edwin Davies Schoonmaker
Here the merry chase had swept the hills; here revelry and pageantry had checkered a life of fierce strife and haughty oppression.