Definitions for fleckflɛk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fleckflɛk(n.)

  1. a speck; a small bit:

    a fleck of dirt.

  2. a spot or small patch of color, light, etc.

  3. (v.t.)to mark with flecks; spot; dapple.

Origin of fleck:

1350–1400; ME flekked spotted; akin to ON flekkr spot, streak, OHG flec, MLG, MD vlecken to soil

fleck′y(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bit, chip, flake, fleck, scrap(noun)

    a small fragment of something broken off from the whole

    "a bit of rock caught him in the eye"

  2. 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"

  3. spot, fleck, blob, blot(verb)

    make a spot or mark onto

    "The wine spotted the tablecloth"

Wiktionary

  1. fleck(Noun)

    A flake

  2. fleck(Noun)

    A lock, as of wool.

  3. fleck(Noun)

    A small spot or streak; a speckle.

  4. fleck(Verb)

    To mark with small spots

  5. Origin: From flekked, from flekka, from flekk-.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fleck(noun)

    a flake; also, a lock, as of wool

  2. Fleck(noun)

    a spot; a streak; a speckle

  3. Fleck(noun)

    to spot; to streak or stripe; to variegate; to dapple


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

fleck(noun)

a spot

a fleck of dust.

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