EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MOTTLE

Let God make His sunsets: I will mottle my little fading cloud.

Ginsburg put up his gloved hand and wiped clean a face that with passion had turned a mottle of red-and-white blotches.

Gangs of buffalo, herds of antelope, and droves of wild horses, mottle the far vistas.

WORD ORIGIN

1670s, probably a back-formation from motley.

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