Synonyms for Chequered:


chronological, dappled, broken, candy-striped, checkerboard, crisscross, even. chequered (noun)
checkered, checked, patterned.

Other synonyms:

chronological, candy-striped. checkerboard. crisscross. even. Other relevant words:
crisscross, checkerboard, candy-striped, even.

Usage examples for chequered

  1. When it grew late and people ceased to come in and out of the house, she would boldly cross the street, slip up the steps to the front- door, and with her face pressed against the iron gate peep at the interior of the staircase landing, whence came the sheen of laurels, the milky radiance of the Clytie bust, and the dark, rich chequered glow of the stained- glass windows, an impressive combination that recalled the dim religious light of a chapel. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  2. Part of the old Guildhall, erected in 1421, with its chequered flint and stone gable still stands facing the market of St. Margaret with its Renaissance porch, and a bit of the guild hall of St. George the Martyr remains in King Street. – Vanishing England by P. H. Ditchfield
  3. Whether or not a piece may be given a quarter- turn, a half- turn, or no turn at all in these chequered problems, depends on the character of the design, on the material employed, and also on the form of the piece itself. – Amusements in Mathematics by Henry Ernest Dudeney