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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In an inconsistent or uneven manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : spotty coloring. ,a spotty performance
  •  He could feel the flaccid skin warm, but only spottily.
  • Their prosperity seeps slowly, and spottily, to the masses.
  • The image came to me spottily, as if through TV white snow. for more
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