One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘his spotty face’
pimply, pimpled, acned, poor-complexioned
Scottish informal plooky
2‘a spotty dog’
spotted, mottled, speckled, speckly, flecked, specked, stippled
informal splodgy, splotchy
technical macular, maculate, maculated, foxed, guttate
3‘a spotty dress’
polka-dot, spotted, dotted
4‘on the whole the standard of football was spotty’
patchy, uneven, inconsistent, erratic, fluctuating, irregular, non-uniform
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