Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: spotty
IPA transcription: [sp'ɑti]
Pronunciations of spotty
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: spotty, uneven, scratchy
    Meaning: lacking consistency; "the golfer hit the ball well but his putting was spotty"
  • Synonyms: patched, spotty, spotted
    Meaning: having spots or patches (small areas of contrasting color or texture); "a field patched with ice and snow"; "the wall had a spotty speckled effect"; "a black-and-white spotted cow"
Usage examples
  • "Hi, Spotty!" he shouted.
  • With that Spotty disappeared.
  • Just now it is right here," said Spotty.
  • Spotty slowly turned his head and looked up at Peter.
  • Her hair was fiery red, her face fat and spotty, and she had but one eye.
  • Then he began to laugh, for it came to him that what Spotty had said was true.
  • Spotty was still there when Peter returned a long time after, and he didn't look as if he had moved.
  • He hadn't said a word to any one about Spotty, so how could Grandfather Frog know what he had come for?
  • Now Peter knew that there must be a good story about Spotty and his house, and you know Peter dearly loves a good story.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Transit of Venus, License CC BY-SA 4.0