dapple

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Synonyms for dapple

Synonyms for dapple

colour with streaks or blotches of different shades

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The surreal emergence of a patch of earth against dark foliage, or dapples of light on the brightly lit surface of a rock, seems to deprive the scene of materiality or to indicate a superimposition of different moments.
Sunlight dapples the ground beneath the widely spaced pine, larch, and fir.
Here, light magically filters and dapples through vertical screens of bamboo and lightweight hovering roofs.
Light dapples through the slots, casting rippling shadows around the concourse and adding a sensual caress to the ascetic palette of concrete, timber and glass.
Inside, a faceted roof structure radiates out from a central column imparting an air of circus tent jollity and escapism as light dapples in through the broad horizontal slats.