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synonyms for dappled

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

antonyms for dappled

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  • uncolored
  • unspotted
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How to use dappled in a sentence

Inspecting such dappled shadows can open a vista into hidden worlds.
MUONS REVEAL THE INNER WORLDS OF PYRAMIDS, VOLCANOES AND MOREEMILY CONOVERMAY 26, 2022SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
It was the Saturday of our first weekend of fall, a bright-enough day that found our trees still in full leaf, so that it was a dappled sunshine that still fell across streets and walls, but with a distinctly late-September look.
OUR LAST WEEKEND OF SEPTEMBER IS THE FIRST OF FALL, AND IT LOOKED THE PARTMARTIN WEILSEPTEMBER 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When you are riding in nature on uneven terrain, you are facing dappled light from tree coverage, unpredictable surfaces like gravel, fallen branches, and mud, and the possibility of falling onto sharp objects.
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In the Catacomb of St. Sebastian was also found a small terra cotta horse of rude design, dappled with coloured spots.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
Out beyond us was a sun-soaked clearing, a tiny swamp on the hillside, and the sunlight dappled in across her skirt.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
The low mantel was of Italian marble, white, dappled and veined with red shading to faintest rose.
A FORTUNE HUNTER; OR, THE OLD STONE CORRALJOHN DUNLOE CARTERET
Chime, ye dappled darlings,Down the roaring blast; You shall see a fox dieEre an hour be past.
THE ONTARIO READERS: THE HIGH SCHOOL READER, 1886MINISTRY OF EDUCATION
The sun was up now and the turf was all dappled with lights and shadows, and about him much small, furtive wild life was stirring.
THE ESCAPE OF MR. TRIMMIRVIN S. COBB
He sat there with folded arms, looking out across the sun-dappled sea.
MR. GREX OF MONTE CARLOE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
He hitched Rosina—the dappled mare, named "Raisin" for her spots—to the plow and slapped her into motion.
BLIND MAN'S LANTERNALLEN KIM LANG
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WORDS RELATED TO DAPPLED

  • Dove
  • ash
  • ashen
  • cinereal
  • clouded
  • dappled
  • dingy
  • drab
  • dusky
  • dusty
  • grey
  • heather
  • iron
  • lead
  • leaden
  • livid
  • mousy
  • neutral
  • oyster
  • pearly
  • peppery
  • powder
  • sere
  • shaded
  • silvered
  • silvery
  • slate
  • smoky
  • somber
  • stone
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