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Standing in the wet shingle, Maynard regarded the speckled atom as it lay in the palm of his hand.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
There was a speckled horse called "Pinto" who made it his especial care to keep them busy.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
He wore a broad-folded tie, white and speckled with lilac, and he carried on his arm a comfortable driving-coat of fur.
TALES AND FANTASIESROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
He spotted the big white-speckled cemetery and saw a little procession making its way to the grounds.
TAM O' THE SCOOTSEDGAR WALLACE
Mr. Pickwick called attention to his speckled silk stockings, and smartly tied pumps.
THE PICKWICK PAPERSCHARLES DICKENS
The green lea was speckled as thickly with them as a canvas by Van Alsloot or Sallaert with burghers.
TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLESTHOMAS HARDY
The fowls—a game rooster, a buff hen and a speckled pullet—hung in wicker baskets from wooden pegs at the back.
THE PIONEERSKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
His mother was a beautiful buff Shanghai, but he was a long-legged Brahma, dressed in a speckled black and gray suit.
OUR LITTLE ONES AND THE NURSERY, VOL. V, NO. 9, JULY 1885VARIOUS
The plains below were speckled far and wide with herds of antelope and of bison.
RED HUNTERS AND THE ANIMAL PEOPLECHARLES A. EASTMAN
The green-bodied flies went away and big mosquitoes, with speckled gray legs, came to take the places of the flies.
THE ESCAPE OF MR. TRIMMIRVIN S. COBB
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SPECKLED

  • checkered
  • dappled
  • kaleidoscopic
  • marbled
  • motley
  • mottled
  • multicolored
  • particolored
  • piebald
  • pied
  • polychromatic
  • polychrome
  • polychromic
  • prismatic
  • speckled
  • spotted
  • streaked
  • varicolored
  • variegated
  • veined
  • versicolor
  • versicolored
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