brown-speckled love

Definitions

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  • adjective having brown speckles

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Examples

  • We saw crocodiles; a family of spider monkeys swinging from a tree by their tails; keel-billed toucans; a tarantula, the size of a man's fist; a hard-shelled horned beetle, almost as big as the tarantula; and brown-speckled bats blending right into the tree bark from which they hung.

    Meg Pier: Guatemalan Jungle Reveals the Wisdom of the Maya's Tikal and Time

  • We saw crocodiles; a family of spider monkeys swinging from a tree by their tails; keel-billed toucans; a tarantula, the size of a man's fist; a hard-shelled horned beetle, almost as big as the tarantula; and brown-speckled bats blending right into the tree bark from which they hung.

    Meg Pier: Guatemalan Jungle Reveals the Wisdom of the Maya's Tikal and Time

  • Coarse black hair bristled along his jaw and out of his ears, while his head was bald and shiny as a brown-speckled egg.

    THE RIVER KINGS’ ROAD

  • As a relatively new and (very) amateur(-ish) birdwatcher, however, I'll offer this much: Blue jay eggs are usually brown-speckled against either a tan or greenish background.

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  • As a relatively new and (very) amateur(-ish) birdwatcher, however, I'll offer this much: Blue jay eggs are usually brown-speckled against either a tan or greenish background.

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  • The sight of the brown-speckled eggshell reminded me of Monsieur le Oeuf.

    A Breath of Snow and Ashes

  • I love a good banana bread, too, but have been searching for something else to do with the inevitable brown-speckled languishers in the fruit basket.

    Low Fat Chocolate Banana Souffles | Baking Bites

  • Startled flights of birds sprang up from beneath both animals 'hooves, coveys of gray dove and of brown-speckled quail, sometimes ruffed brown grouse.

    Knife of Dreams

  • She wore the most beautiful brown-speckled stockings Ruby had ever seen.

    RUBY LU, BRAVE and true

  • She wore the most beautiful brown-speckled stockings Ruby had ever seen.

    RUBY LU, BRAVE and true

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