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  Words related to fleck

Related / Similar Words: spot, speckle, dapple, patch, maculation, bit, chip, flake, scrap, blob, blot

 

Definition:
  • a small contrasting part of something; "a bald spot"; "a leopard''s spots"; "a patch of clouds"; "patches of thin ice"; "a fleck of red";
  • a small fragment of something broken off from the whole; "a bit of rock caught him in the eye";
  • make a spot or mark onto; "The wine spotted the tablecloth";

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    Hyponyms: speck, pinpoint, nebula, worn spot, fret, plaque, macule, macula, matchwood, scale, scurf, exfoliation, splinter, sliver, flinders, splotch, tarnish, stain, maculate, sully, defile, speckle, bespeckle, spatter, bespatter

     

    Grouped Verbs: stain

     

    Derivational Morphology: spot, blob, blot, patch, mottle, dapple, cloud, speckle, bespeckle, stipple, peel off, peel, flake off, flake, chip, chip off, come off, break away, break off, knap, cut off, smudge, daub, smear, smirch, slur, maculation, staining, spotting

     

     
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