mottled

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

1670-80 mottle +‎ -ed.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mottled (comparative more mottled, superlative most mottled)

  1. Colored in patches; spotted
    The mottled skin of the snake was a camouflage that helped it blend in with the shadows.

TranslationsEdit

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

mottled

  1. simple past tense and past participle of mottle
Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 22:52