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splodge

/splɒdʒ/
noun
1.
a large irregular spot or blot
verb
2.
(transitive) to mark (something) with such a blot or blots
Derived Forms
splodgy, adjective
Word Origin
C19: alteration of earlier splotch
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  • There was a splodge of a darker tint in the middle, but whether it was figure or tree or house no man could have told.

    Grim Tales Edith Nesbit
  • The ink is bad, and there is always a hair or a splodge on one's pen.

    Letters of Anton Chekhov Anton Chekhov

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