dapple-gray


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  • noun

Synonyms for dapple-gray

grey with a mottled pattern of darker grey markings

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CRITTER: "Four dapple-gray horses, with fancy filigree painted on their saddle blankets.
Evelyn Brogan wrote in her book Famous Horses of American History (1923) that Washington was devoted to his favorite war-horse "Nelson," a dapple-gray Arabian stallion.
Here, the male of the species is cooking unevenly, in variegated patches ranging from scarlet and peach to dapple-gray.
The black mare swishes her tail lazily, and at the outside edge stands the dapple-gray.