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ˈspɒt ɪdspot·ted

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. patched, spotty, spottedadjective

    having spots or patches (small areas of contrasting color or texture)

    "a field patched with ice and snow"; "the wall had a spotty speckled effect"; "a black-and-white spotted cow"


  1. spottedadjective

    Discoloured by spots; stained.

  2. spottedadjective

    (no comparative or superlative) Characterized by spots (used especially of animals and plants).


  1. spotted

    Spotted generally refers to something marked with spots or small roundish marks of a different color or texture. These can be irregular patches, blotches or specks on a surface. The term can also refer to noticing or identifying something, often from a distance or amidst a diversity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spotted

    of Spot

  2. Spottedadjective

    marked with spots; as, a spotted garment or character

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spotted in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spotted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of spotted in a Sentence

  1. Kirstie Wilson:

    The cancer had returned and despite several clear check-up smear tests, it had spread to my liver and spleen. Doctors believe my cancer wasn’t spotted on my smears as it was so small.

  2. Ken Friedman:

    The Spotted Pig has had very substantial debt including to vendors and food suppliers, and as has previously been made public, The Spotted Pig has been running in the red for a long time, i essentially spent my family's savings to keep The Spotted Pig open but sadly The Spotted Pig wasn't enough. I was not successful in selling and personally am on the verge of bankruptcy. Its closing is the saddest thing I've had to face in my professional life.

  3. Jennica King:

    Once it flew away and was spotted in Gulf Coast of Texas, we were certainly happy to hear that it was OK, every time we hear of it being spotted every couple of years, we're still pleased that Pink Floyd's doing well.

  4. Tapan Kumer Dey:

    We have spotted dolphins coming out of the water for air and going down again in some places.

  5. Tapan Kumer Dey:

    Several teams are desperately trying to determine the immediate impact. We are closely monitoring the situation as this is a major disaster, we have spotted dolphins coming out of the water for air and going down again in some places.

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    a container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women)
    • A. match
    • B. decline
    • C. purse
    • D. tranquillity

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