from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A trademark used for a powder to be mixed with water or a ready-to-use plastic paste designed to fill cracks and holes in plaster before painting or papering. This trademark often occurs in lowercase and as a verb in print: "Two young men quietly spackled and whitewashed the walls . . . for an exhibition” (New York Times).
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- proper n. a powder (containing gypsum plaster and glue) that when mixed with water forms a plastic paste used to fill cracks and holes in plaster
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. powder (containing gypsum plaster and glue) that when mixed with water forms a plastic paste used to fill cracks and holes in plaster
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As the final heart-pounding installment begins, New World is on the brink of conflagration as a Spackle army prepares to march on the uneasy alliance of President Prentiss's army and the predominately female troops mustered by the rebel leader Mistress Coyle.
We are back on New World, an Earth-like planet colonized in parts by humans but still populated elsewhere by intelligent, chalky-skinned, telepathic creatures known as Spackle.
On the planet New World, a Spackle army prepares to march on the uneasy alliance of rebel troops and President Prentiss's forces.
Spackle for nail-printed walls and Hockney paintings
Howard and the writing crew did their best to back fill, Spackle or otherwise patch the basic flaws of the D.B. original and managed to resurrect a generic scavenger hunt flick with the most faint sizzle literally.
But when they reached the New World, they encountered an alien race known as the Spackle.
It needed some renovation, but Bruce was handy with a Spackle knife and the family moved in on March 1, 1990.
And it makes sense really, because as everyone knows, nothing says "I'm a man now!" like eating a cake frosted in Spackle!
I'm thinking about the Spackle the whole wall roughly then paint over it look for a stucco type of look at this point.