from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The state or quality of being spotted.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun State or quality of being spotted.
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- noun The state or condition of being
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That he does this via the almost delinquently playful motif of spottedness, risking the seriousness of the story's emotion, but getting away with it, and thereby adding a level of pure joy to the performance, suggests that he is a natural-born short story writer.