Definition of dapple gray in English:

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dapple gray

Pronunciation: /ˌdapəl ˈɡrā/


(Of a horse) gray or white with darker ringlike markings.
Example sentences
  • She continued to scrutinize his expression as his glower remained focused on the ground at their feet, one hand firmly gripping the reins of his lathered dapple-gray gelding while the other tightly held his riding crop.
  • To my great relief and joy, Prince Justyn was nowhere in sight, and Joshua was grooming a dapple-gray stallion.
  • Stacey chose a dapple gray horse, and a groom saddled the horse up for her.


A dapple gray horse.
Example sentences
  • The boy, presumably Prince Arion, mounted a noble-looking palomino as my target, his tiny sister, hopped on a high-blooded dapple gray.
  • The twin set of dapple grays in the traces brought back memories of the last time she'd gone out riding with the redhead.
  • That gentleman promptly harnessed up his dapple-grays and drove off in the general direction of Kentucky.

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Syllabification: dap·ple gray

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