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Wordnet 3.0


1. having a pattern of dots;
[syn: dotted, flecked, specked, speckled, stippled]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Stipple \Stip"ple\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stippled; p. pr. & vb. n. Stippling.] [D. stippelen to make points, to spot, dot, from stippel, dim. of stip a dot, spot.] 1. To engrave by means of dots, in distinction from engraving in lines. [1913 Webster] The interlaying of small pieces can not altogether avoid a broken, stippled, spotty effect. --Milman. [1913 Webster] 2. To paint, as in water colors, by small, short touches which together produce an even or softly graded surface. [1913 Webster] Stipple
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

stippled adj 1: having a pattern of dots [syn: dotted, flecked, specked, speckled, stippled]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

34 Moby Thesaurus words for "stippled": bespangled, blotched, blotchy, dotted, dotty, flea-bitten, flecked, fleckered, frecked, freckled, freckly, macular, maculate, maculated, patchy, peppered, pocked, pockmarked, pocky, pointille, pointillistic, polka-dot, punctated, spangled, specked, speckled, speckledy, speckly, splotched, splotchy, spotted, spotty, sprinkled, studded