from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Spotted; mottled.
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- adj. Having a mottled or spotted skin or coat, dapple.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of dapple.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Spotted; variegated with spots of different colors or shades.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having spots or patches of color
Middle English, probably from Old Norse depill, spot, splash, diminutive of dapi, pool.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)