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blotchnoun [C usually plural]

uk   /blɒtʃ/  us   /blɑːtʃ/
a ​mark that is not ​regular in ​shape, for ​example on a person's ​skin: Her ​face was ​covered in ​purple blotches.
blotchy
adjective uk   /ˈblɒtʃ.i/  us   /ˈblɑː.tʃi/
He'd been ​crying and his ​face was all blotchy.
(Definition of blotch from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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blotchnoun [C]

 us   /blɑtʃ/
an ​unwantedmark on a ​surface that is different from the ​surroundingarea: There were ​red blotches on her ​face and ​neck.
(Definition of blotch from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “blotch”
in Spanish mancha, erupción…
in Vietnamese vết…
in Malaysian tompok merah…
in Thai จุดหรือแต้ม…
in French tache…
in German der Ausschlag…
in Chinese (Simplified) (皮肤等上的)斑点,污迹…
in Turkish leke…
in Russian покраснение…
in Indonesian bercak, jerawat…
in Chinese (Traditional) (皮膚等上的)斑點,汙跡…
in Polish plama…
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