Promotion has been spotty for officers who distinguished themselves by their imagination in either war.
Billions of dollars have been spent and progress has been made—but progress has been slow and spotty.
He had, as Weisbrode points out, a great reverence for the institution of monarchy, but a spotty record with monarchs.
While indisputably attractive as a concert draw around the world, the Louis Vuitton Don has a spotty record with live performance.
Third, he relied on spotty intelligence and the threat of chemical weapons to justify a preemptive strike.
spotty the Turtle sat on an old log on the bank of the Smiling Pool, taking a sun-bath.
spotty appeared at the barn door, wagging his tail engagingly.
spotty isn't a mammal, as are all of you and all those we have been learning about, but is a reptile.
spotty wagged his tail as they drove off, but he would not follow the wagon.
But now spotty was beginning to wish that some of the others would hurry up.