Meaning of “studded” in the English Dictionary


"studded" in English

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uk /ˈstʌd.ɪd/ us /ˈstʌd.ɪd/

made with metal studs fixed into the surface in a pattern:

studded with sth literary

If something is studded with many objects of the same type, those objects are arranged regularly across it, or across the surface of it:

a baked ham studded with cloves
Elaine looked up at the black, velvety sky studded with tiny, twinkling stars.

(Definition of “studded” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"studded" in American English

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studdedadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈstʌd·ɪd/

decorated with small, bright-colored nails, often specially shaped:

a studded jacket

(Definition of “studded” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)