verb (used with object)
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Origin of speck
OTHER WORDS FROM speckspeck·ed·ness [spek-id-nis], /ˈspɛk ɪd nɪs/, nounspeckless, adjectivespeck·less·ly, adverbspeck·less·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for speck
An atomic nucleus is a vanishingly small speck at the core of a comparatively vast atom.The App That Offers Cosmic Awe - Facts So Romantic|Caleb Scharf|October 21, 2020|Nautilus
Some of these negatively charged electrons will be absorbed by the surrounding specks of dust.This high-tech sweeper is designed for super-clingy moon dust|Jack J. Lee|October 13, 2020|Science News For Students
“I think you'd make a great city planner just based on what you've learned from designing this game,” Speck tells Librande.
“I think about design, but I'm not operating on a scale where I'm thinking about power production,” says Speck.
Far away out there lay the gray-blue sea—a plain without a speck on it.
A speck of light in the darkness it showed, a distant moving lantern on the curtain of the night.Dope|Sax Rohmer
Far ahead they could see the Wireless looking like a speck on the tumbling waters.Motor Boat Boys Mississippi Cruise|Louis Arundel
We often hear it said of another, “She is so afraid of a speck of dirt, that she will certainly be an old maid.”The Young Maiden|A. B. (Artemas Bowers) Muzzey
The roar of the breakers suddenly ceased, and as they looked behind them the archway was no more than a speck of light.The Old Tobacco Shop|William Bowen