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Flecked vs Fecked - What's the difference?

flecked | fecked |

As verbs the difference between flecked and fecked

is that flecked is (fleck) while fecked is (feck).

flecked

English

Verb

(head)
  • (fleck)

  • fleck

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A flake
  • A lock, as of wool.
  • A small spot or streak; a speckle.
  • * Longfellow
  • A sunny fleck .
  • * Tennyson
  • Life is dashed with flecks of sin.

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To mark with small spots
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  • *:So this was my future home, I thought!Backed by towering hills, the but faintly discernible purple line of the French boundary off to the southwest, a sky of palest Gobelin flecked with fat, fleecy little clouds, it in truth looked a dear little city; the city of one's dreams.
  • fecked

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (feck)

  • feck

    English

    Etymology 1

    From (etyl), aphetic form of (effect).

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Effect, value; vigor.
  • *1996 , (David Foster Wallace), Infinite Jest , Abacus 2013, p. 64:
  • *:some of which have earned a small academic following for their technical feck and for a pathos that was somehow both surreally abstract and CNS-rendingly melodramatic at the same time.
  • Derived terms
    * feckless

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (Ireland, slang) To throw.
  • (Ireland, slang) To steal.
  • (Ireland, slang) To leave hastily.
  • Etymology 3

    Alteration of (fuck)

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (euphemistic, chiefly, Irish) Fuck (except literally).
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