Freckle

4 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Freckle \Freck"le\ (fr[e^]k"k'l), noun [Dim., from the same root as freak, verb (used with an object)]

1. A small yellowish or brownish spot in the skin, particularly on the face, neck, or hands.

2. Any small spot or discoloration.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Freckle \Frec"kle\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Freckled} (fr[e^]k"k'ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Freckling} (fr[e^]k"kl[i^]ng).] To sprinkle or mark with freckles or small discolored spots; to spot.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Freckle \Frec"kle\ (fr[e^]k"k'l), verb (used without an object) To become covered or marked with freckles; to be spotted.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

freckle

noun

1: a small brownish spot (of the pigment melanin) on the skin [syn: {freckle}, {lentigo}]

verb

1: become freckled; "I freckle easily"

2: mark with freckles


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