adjective. ['ˈvɛrɪgeɪtəd'] having a variety of colors.
Words that Rhyme with Variegated
How do you pronounce variegated?
Pronounce variegated as ˈvɛrɪgeɪtəd.
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Example sentences of the word variegated
1. Verb, past tense
There are some varieties with leaves that are lighter green or even variegated green and yellow.
2. Verb, past participle
The leaves are shiny and can be green or variegated green and white or cream.
Instead, indoor ficus are used for ornamentation due to their variegated leaf patterns and foliage shapes.
Quotes containing the word variegated
1. As fandom grew more variegated, genzines reflected a broadening of interests, carrying personal columns of humor and reflection, science articles, amateur fiction, stylish gossip, and inevitably, thoughtful pieces on the future of fandom.
- Gregory Benford
2. Second hand books are wild books, homeless books; they have come together in vast flocks of variegated feather, and have a charm which the domesticated volumes of the library lack.
- Virginia Woolf
3. Second-hand books are wild books, homeless books; they have come together in vast flocks of variegated feather, and have a charm which the domesticated volumes of the library lack. Besides, in this random miscellaneous company we may rub against some complete stranger who will, with luck, turn into the best friend we have in the world.
- Virginia Woolf, Street haunting