Usage examples for blotched

  1. They were slightly blotched and sprinkled with a dark colour in a way which was certainly not natural, and Gifford, held by the peculiar sight, looked in wonder from the flowers to the girl's face. – The Hunt Ball Mystery by Magnay, William
  2. Some have the markings small, sharply defined, and thinly sprinkled: others are extensively blotched and streakily clouded; others are freckled or smeared over the entire surface, so as to leave but little, if any, of the ground- colour visible. – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  3. When at last aroused by the shriek of a locomotive, he found that the sun was up and shining on the blotched and broken wall above him. – Barriers Burned Away by E. P. Roe