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adjective as in mottled

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“The Muslim community is marbled by fear and isolation,” Apuzzo and Goldman write in the epilogue.

There will be op-eds, endless tweeting, and many a TV live shot with the marbled courthouse in the backdrop.

The flesh is finely marbled or interspersed with alternate fat and lean, and is of superior quality and flavor.

It has a marbled appearance, which is due to a greenish mold that is introduced.

In the bathroom Judge Penniman shaved his marbled countenance with tender solicitude, fitting himself to adorn a sanctuary.

The marbled godwit, or marlin as it is also called, is one of the largest birds of the Scolopacidæ family.

The brook trout is a handsome fish with its brown and olive marbled back, scarlet spots and salmon-colored sides.


On this page you'll find 220 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to marbled, such as: streaked, checkered, dappled, flecked, freckled, and maculate.

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