pocked

[pokt]
adjective
marked with pustules or with pits left by them; pitted.

Origin:
pock + -ed3

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To pocked
WordNet
pocked

adjective
1. used of paved surfaces having holes or pits 
2. marked by or as if by smallpox or acne or other eruptive skin disease 
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Example sentences
The cliffs rising up behind it are pocked with the toothy entrances of caves.
The ground is pocked with holes, many no wider than a café table, known as pitfall traps.
T he world is now pocked with cities that feel as if they are perched on top of bombs.
Today the glaciers are shriveled, pocked-or simply gone.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature