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Noun: speck  spek
  1. A very small spot
    "the plane was just a speck in the sky";
    - pinpoint
     
  2. (nontechnical usage) a tiny piece of anything
    - atom, molecule, particle, corpuscle, mote
     
  3. A slight but appreciable amount
    "this dish could use a speck of garlic";
    - touch, hint, tinge, mite, pinch, jot, soup├žon
Verb: speck  spek
  1. Produce specks in or on
    "speck the cloth"

Sounds like: spay, spec

Derived forms: specked, specking, specks

Type of: dapple, fleck, maculation, mark, material, patch, small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity, speckle, spot, stuff

Encyclopedia: Speck, Oskar