French translation of 'dotted'
- (= scattered)
parsemé(e) deto be dotted with sth
être parsemé(e) de qchto be dotted around sth [place, house]
être éparpillé(e) dans qch
- (= spotted) [fabric]
Example Sentences Including 'dotted'
Torches dotted their ranks, lighting their red coats in scattered patches along the ridge like drops of hot blood.TREASON KEEP (2001)
The tall trees were green ing, the red buds were in bloom and dotted the hills with splashes of colour.Roses are for the Rich
Presently they came into the outskirts of San Pedro, its fields dotted by great derricks pumping up oil from far underground.Three in One
Trends of 'dotted'
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- (= spot)
point mon the dot (= exactly)
⇒ He arrived at 9 o'clock on the dot.
Il est arrivé à neuf heures pile.
⇒ on the dot of 9.50 pm
à 21h50 pile
since the year dot (British, informal) (= since a long time ago)
depuis belle lurette
- (in website or email address)
- (= be scattered across) [area]
être éparpillé(e) dans
to dot the i's and cross the t's
faire du fignolage
Example Sentences Including 'dot'
Supper was at seven: we had to leave for London at the dot of eight.NOTHING TO WEAR AND NOWHERE TO HIDE: A Collection of Short Stories
Being American, Phil called them on the dot ninety minutes later: from a public telephone, of course.Loaded Questions
A Berkeley professor came on to warn that in three years ' time eighty per cent of the dot.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
'dotted' in Other Languages
Translation of dotted from the Collins English to French Dictionary