Definitions for dappleˈdæp əl

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word dapple

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. spot, speckle, dapple, patch, fleck, maculation(verb)

    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"

  2. mottle, dapple, cloud(verb)

    colour with streaks or blotches of different shades

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. dapple(Noun)

    A mottled marking, usually in clusters.

  2. dapple(Noun)

    An animal with a mottled or spotted skin or coat.

  3. dapple(Verb)

    To mark or become marked with mottling or spots.

  4. dapple(Adjective)

    Having a mottled or spotted skin or coat, dappled.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Dapple(noun)

    one of the spots on a dappled animal

  2. Dapple(adj)

    alt. of Dappled

  3. Dapple(verb)

    to variegate with spots; to spot

  4. Origin: [Cf. Icel. depill a spot, a dot, a dog with spots over the eyes, dapi a pool, and E. dimple.]

Anagrams of dapple »

  1. lapped, palped

  2. Lapped

  3. Palped


Translations for dapple

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • петнист, пъстър, изпъстрям, изпъстрям сеBulgarian
  • tordo, motear, habado, salpicar, moteadoSpanish
  • чубарый, пятнистый, покрывать, пятно, покрываться, окраскаRussian
  • apelkastadSwedish

Get even more translations for dapple »

Translation

Find a translation for the dapple definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these dapple definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"dapple." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 6 May 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/dapple>.

Are we missing a good definition for dapple? Don't keep it to yourself...


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for dapple:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.