Definition of 'dapple'
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Times, Sunday Times (2016) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Learn to Draw Countryside (1996) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It's easier if you have dappled shade.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)
Kipling's idea was that the leopard was given his spots so he could lurk unnoticed in the dappled shade of the forests.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Keep the pots in dappled shade at all times so that the compost and bulbs do not get too hot or they will fail to produce flowers.The Sun (2012)
A light, feathery plant for dappled shade.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
They'll do well in sun, or light or dappled shade.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They'll do fine in dappled shade but the more sun they get the more the sugars in the leaf will build to trigger an autumn display.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The stamping rhythms still stamp away, but they do so with dappled colours and an unusually light, lithe gait.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
They relax until it's time for lunch, after which they find some dappled shade and go back to sleep again.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
For a while, the glassy surface was dappled gold and orange before the dying sun completed its journey, leaving me to the thickening darkness.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Definition of dapple from the Collins English Dictionary