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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [bloch-ee]
    • /ˈblɒtʃ i/
    • /blɒtʃ/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [bloch-ee]
    • /ˈblɒtʃ i/

Definitions of blotchy word

  • adjective blotchy Something that is blotchy has blotches on it. 3
  • adjective blotchy covered in or marked by blotches 3
  • adjective blotchy like a blotch 3
  • adjective blotchy covered with blotches 3
  • adjective blotchy having blotches: a blotchy complexion. 1
  • adjective blotchy resembling a blotch. 1

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Origin of blotchy

First appearance:

before 1815
One of the 39% newest English words
First recorded in 1815-25; blotch + -y1

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Blotchy


blotchy popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 75% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for blotchy

adj blotchy

  • mottled — spotted or blotched in coloring.
  • spotted — Radio, Television. pertaining to the point of origin of a local broadcast. broadcast between announced programs.

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