Synonyms of 'spotted'
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You use dappled to describe something that has dark or light patches on it, or that is made up of patches of light and shade.
He stood in the dappled sunlight of the forest.
Something that is mottled is covered with patches of different colours which do not form a regular pattern.
mottled green and yellow leaves
Thesaurus for spotted from the Collins English Thesaurus
Something that is spotted has a pattern of spots on it.