Definitions for mottled

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dappled, mottled(adj)

    having spots or patches of color


  1. mottled(Adjective)

    Colored in patches; spotted

    The mottled skin of the snake was a camouflage that helped it blend in with the shadows.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mottled

    of Mottle

  2. Mottled(adj)

    marked with spots of different colors; variegated; spotted; as, mottled wood

  3. Origin: [From Motley.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Charlie Thomas:

    *The mottled dog is the dog easily spotted.

Images & Illustrations of mottled

Translations for mottled

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for mottled »


Find a translation for the mottled definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these mottled 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:     


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


"mottled." STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 14 Feb. 2016. <>.

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

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for mottled:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.