Definition of splotchy in US English:



  • See splotch

    • ‘His face was splotchy and wet and he whimpered when he looked me in the eye.’
    • ‘She stared at her lap, her long hair falling around her splotchy complexion.’
    • ‘It's good in some places, but the black levels often appear grey or splotchy.’
    • ‘The painted surface is splotchy, as if damp or abraded, and the piece as a whole is very subdued.’
    • ‘He was staring at the brown splotchy ceiling, mulling over the events of that evening, when his door began to creak open.’