Part of speech:
the act of spotting or staining something
A finding out or being found out
(Archaic) The act of spotting or staining or the condition of being spotted or stained.
To perceive clearly; recognize plainly by any of the senses
To exhibit recognition, as for an antigen or a substrate.
To discover by careful observation or scrutiny; detect:
To cause to have a small mark or marks that diminish attractiveness:
To render invisible or unreadable by marking; obliterate. Often used with out :
To spot or streak:
To hit or touch lightly, in tilting.
To mar the cleanness or luster of; soil or stain.
To mark with splotches or a splotch.
To mark with speckles
(Figuratively) To stain or mar, as with infamy or disgrace; to tarnish; to sully.
To become smudged or blurred:
(Slang) To overwhelm or defeat decisively
To call on; visit
(Computing) To extract data by automated means from a format not intended to be machine-readable, such as a screenshot or a formatted web page.
To assign to a station; to set; to place.
To put in place or position.
To show the presence and location of (game) by standing still and facing toward it
To appoint to a post:
To pinpoint means to identify or locate exactly.
To pickle is to preserve a food in a salty or vinegar-based liquid.
To add (a person) in or into an electronic communication circuit, as for a conference call or radio transmission
To mark with blotches, streaks, and spots of different colors or shades
To attach or affix identification, such as a price tag or maker's label, to.
To designate the site or place of; to define the limits of; as, to locate a public building; to locate a mining claim; to locate (the land granted by) a land warrant (Note: the designation may be purely descriptive: it need not be prescriptive.)
(Roller derby) To attempt to score points.
To put oneself in another's place, so as to understand and share the other's thoughts, feelings, problems, etc.; sympathize or empathize (with)
To cause freckles to appear on
To add a flaw to, to make imperfect or defective.
To determine with accuracy; ascertain:
To succeed in reaching; arrive at:
(Intransitive, computing) To undergo a page fault.
A symbol (·) indicating multiplication, as in 2 · 4 = 8. It is used to indicate the dot product of vectors, for example A · B .
To be the first to find out, see, or know about
To abandon a position or association, often to join an opposing group:
To mark or mottle with spots.
Blur means to smudge or make something indistinct or hazy.
To mark with blotches.
To do the act of binding
To spatter (a surface or object), especially to soil with splashes of liquid.
(Theater) To place (a scene) in a given locale
To place in an office, rank, etc., with formality or ceremony
To distribute by sprinkling; to sprinkle around.
To manage; supervise:
To be made clean
To dirty is to cause something to become unclean or impure.
To be successful in coming or going:
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