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Pronunciation: / makˈkjato /

participio passato


  • 1 (sporco) See examples:macchiato d'olio, d'inchiostro
    oil-stained, ink-stained
    macchiato di sangue macchiato di fango
    spattered with mud
  • 2 (allungato) See examples:caffè macchiato
    = espresso coffee with a spot of milk
    latte macchiato
  • 3 (sparso di chiazze) See examples:un mantello grigio macchiato di bianco
    a grey coat mottled with white

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