Gin and white vermouth shaken with salted pomegranate syrup, dappled with rosewater.
Enron's Ken Lay conducting television interviews, dappled with references to his being the humble son-of-a-pastor.
Up close the color, added by hand after printing, is soft and dappled, and the paper is slightly raised like a new mosquito bite.
Crack you go, you poor miserable skulker behind a rotten log, and off he goes, the dappled noble of the forest!
The dogs had started a dappled deer that bounded 102 away through the forest.
They were as inconspicuous as two deer in the dappled shadow.
A robin from the dappled warmth of a mossy stone, was regarding them instead.
On a summer day one loiters in the dappled wood, for here is welcome shade after miles of hot sunshine on the heather above.
It had dappled their throats and spurted over their garments.
A peculiar half-sound, indescribable, issued forth when the dappled tip of the snake's tail quivered.
early 15c. (implied in past participle adjective dappled), perhaps from a Scandinavian source akin to Old Norse depill "spot," Norwegian dape "puddle." Perhaps a back-formation from, or merger with, Middle English adjective dapple-gray "apple-gray" (late 14c.), based on resemblance to the markings on an apple (cf. Old Norse apalgrar "dapple-gray"), or, as it was used of gray horses with round blotches, perhaps via resemblance to apples themselves.