Translation of speck in Spanish:
- 1.1 (spot, stain)manchita (feminine)I watched them until they were specks in the skyme quedé mirándolos hasta que no eran más que unos puntos en el cieloExample sentences
Example sentences1.2 (particle, tiny bit) a speck of dust/soot
- Floaters are tiny spots or specks that seem to float across your eyes.
- They are tiny specks admittedly but of such a vivid blue you can spot them a mile off.
- From here the panorama was different and the foreground had rolling hills dotted by tiny, shiny specks which were actually slate tiled roofs reflecting sunlight.
una mota de polvo/hollínthe wool has specks of red and blue in itla lana tiene motitas or pintitas rojas y azules1.3 (trace) add just a speck of sugar/milkagregue una pizca de azúcar/una gota de lechethere's not a speck of truth in the rumorno hay ni pizca de verdad en el rumor
- Hens herd their chicks from the shade of one log to the next, searching for specks of grain along the way.
- Aside from the occasional specks of dirt and some light grain in dawn/dusk and night scenes, it is a soft transfer but respectable for a twenty-three year old film.
- Riders were arriving with red dirt caked on thick to their faces, with specks of dirt attaching themselves to each singular pore and whisker.
- (usually passive) the blanket was specked with bloodla manta estaba salpicada de sangrehis beard is specked with gray
la manta tenía manchitas de sangretiene la barba entrecanaExample sentences
- She played with the edges of the turquoise colored polka dots specking her pajama bottoms.
- Blood spurted everywhere, some specked Wythene's face.
- They both had the same color hair (although Eric's was specked with gray and white,) and the attitude had to run in their blood.
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