Meaning of SPOTTED in English

SPOTTED

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

spotted dick

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

woodpecker

An even more startling species to arrive in numbers to Shetland is the great spotted woodpecker .

The great spotted woodpecker will nest in this tree, or that, never more than 20 yards apart.

Birds abound too, and this is a good place to discover the great spotted woodpecker .

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

be spotted with sth

Clouds were gathering overhead and the windscreen was spotted with rain.

East Eleventh and Twelfth Streets are spotted with smallish antique stores.

Still joined, the central bone was spotted with gristle and blood.

The hardwood floor was spotted with droppings, but still in fine shape.

The only doubt concerning whether she would succeed occurred before the tournament began, when she was spotted with a neck brace.

The Saint was spotted with the movie star in a New York nightclub in 1998.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a spotted dog

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Could there be a spotted stallion on the moor?

Haverford also sat, lifting his panama to mop his flushed forehead with a red and white spotted handkerchief.

He said the two spotted fins sticking out of the ground.

One wore a tattered summer dress in pink spotted cotton with double flounces, the other a pinafore over a checked blouse.

The saint could not resist the appeal of that spotted belly, butter-soft, that pale fur so douce and plush.

The three species are the snowy owl, spotted eagle owl, and the great grey owl.

Their spotted camouflage is effective in any of these settings.

They had been covered with a square of spotted muslin, for decency she supposed.

Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary.      Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5.