Definitions of spotted

  1. Marked with spots.
  2. Marked with spots or places of different colour from the ground.

Usage examples for spotted

  1. I am not at all sure whether T. lineatum is rightly associated with species like T. cachinnans, T. variegatum, and T. erythrocephalum, which all have spotted eggs. – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  2. Bogart's spotted him, and so has MacGruder. – The Penal Cluster by Ivar Jorgensen (AKA Randall Garrett)
  3. I'd have spotted his game and would have howled for shares. – The Green Mummy by Fergus Hume
  4. When the second bull arose after rolling, an ear of spotted corn and a spotted pumpkin dropped from his left hind leg. – Osage Traditions by J. Owen Dorsey
  5. " I don't think they've got us spotted," Tom whispered, moving cautiously toward the trunk of the tree; " the private had a rifle, didn't he?" – Tom Slade Motorcycle Dispatch Bearer by Percy Keese Fitzhugh
  6. He was dusty and hot, and by him lay a large bundle wrapped in a spotted blue handkerchief. – Highways and Byways in Surrey by Eric Parker
  7. There was now no fear of an open book being spotted, it was so very simple to shut it when Claremont began to walk about, and besides ... – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh
  8. And how they came to be spotted, or faded, or torn, and finally all worn out. – Fanny Herself by Edna Ferber
  9. But I must insist that I have no surging ambition, at my time of life, to drive spotted ponies in public. – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  10. So they have such peculiar names as Rain in the Face, Yellow Mag- pie, Sleeping Bear, Thunder- cloud, Spotted Horse and White Buffalo. – Colorado--The Bright Romance of American History by F. C. Grable
  11. She merely sat with her hands in the lap of her spotted pale- blue dress, faintly and sadly smiling. – The Lion's Share by E. Arnold Bennett
  12. I went out and had a look next day, the day I think that R. F. C. man spotted and reported the damage. – Men, Women and Guns by H. C. (Herman Cyril) McNeile
  13. Standing Alone, finely dressed, was riding a handsome spotted horse led by one of her relations, and other women were coming behind, leading other horses which bore loads. – When Buffalo Ran by George Bird Grinnell
  14. All night long they worked under the moon, drawing out the net and picking the fish from it, standing knee- deep in fish, spotted with scales like sequins. – A Poor Man's House by Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  15. Lilly saw everything as through a spotted veil. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  16. It was obvious to Jimmy on the second day that Jake's crew was not taking advantage of every car spotted. – The Fourth R by George Oliver Smith