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brindle

[ brin-dl ]SEE DEFINITION OF brindle
  • as indappled
  • as inmottle

Synonyms for brindle

  • checkered
  • discolored
  • flecked
  • motley
  • parti-colored
  • speckled
  • spotted
  • stippled
  • variegated
  • brindled
  • multicolor
  • multicolored
  • multihued
  • piebald
  • pied
  • varicolored
  • versicolor
  • versicolored
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Antonyms for brindle

  • uncolored
  • unflecked
  • unspotted
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BRINDLE

Brindle galloped through the yard, and out at the open gate.

The brindle bulldog from Kennedy's farm had heard the unequal race.

The brindle bull capered about her as she slid through the wires.

Let me see, Terry; Brindle wore a bell round her neck, didn't she?

When he awoke he asked for some gruel, and then he remembered Brindle Cow.

Kennedy's brindle bull, leaping and barking, invited her to a frolic.

Put a saddle on the brindle bull calf, and tried to make it backjump.

She wished with all her soul the brindle bull were with her then in the shanty.

Next came Brindle, still sniffing with anger after her many encounters.

The house was all quiet an' even the brindle dog was asleep.

WORD ORIGIN

1670s; see brindled.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BRINDLE

dappled

adjectivemottled, freckled
  • brindle
  • brindled
  • checkered
  • discolored
  • flecked
  • motley
  • multicolor
  • multicolored
  • multihued
  • parti-colored
  • piebald
  • pied
  • speckled
  • spotted
  • stippled
  • varicolored
  • variegated
  • versicolor
  • versicolored
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.