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Definition of 'speckle'


  1. 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"
       Synonyms: spot dapple patch fleck maculation

      A small speckled rock 


  1. produce a mottled effect; "The sunlight stippled the trees"
       Synonyms: stipple
  2. mark with small spots; "speckle the wall with tiny yellow spots"
       Synonyms: bespeckle

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