verb (used with object), spec'd or specked or specced, spec'·ing or speck·ing or spec·cing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM specspec’·er, speck·er, noun
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Anyway, Hurley magically built a career from it, and is still smiling and siren-ing.Happy 20th Birthday, Liz Hurley’s Safety-Pin Dress|Tim Teeman|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
(Or as Gehry framed it in the Sketches documentary: “mak[ing] beauty with junk”).
It is about “demonstrat[ing] to the public—in real time—that Congress is on the job.”Colleges Lawyer Up Before Claire McCaskill Rape Inquiry|Emily Shire|June 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On "Only in Dreams," he worried about "crush[ing]" his dream girl's "pretty toenails into a thousand pieces" while they danced.Remembering Weezer’s ‘The Blue Album,’ A Garage Rock Classic, on Its 20th Anniversary|Andrew Romano|May 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In addition to the medical-insurance criteria, 15 points are awarded for “positively engag[ing] the External LGBT Community.”The Arbitrary Way Companies Are Labeled 'Anti-Gay'|Emily Shire|April 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A gentleman of the bar remarked that he could see no impropriety in a man and his wife a-door-ing each other.
I sees you pitchin' eberyt'ing away; I jes put this jug in hyar, 'ca'se I 'lowed you'd want some.
"The whole thing looks like being a damned bad spec," the Syndicate grumbled.Mushroom Town|Oliver Onions
Madame Bill near fell off her chair with surprise, and began ha-ha-ing melodious.The Belted Seas|Arthur Colton
Moung Ing then went in search of Mr. Judson; and it was nearly dark when he found him in the interior of an obscure prison.Fox's Book of Martyrs|John Foxe
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