Definition of dotted:
blemished (part of speech: verb)
- "The Story of the Heavens", Robert Stawell Ball.
He found the Rover attentively considering the stranger, whose hull had by this time risen out of the sea, and exhibited a long, dotted, yellow line, which the eye of every man in the ship well knew to contain the ports whence the guns that marked her particular force were made to issue.- "The Red Rover", James Fenimore Cooper.
- "Lady Rose's Daughter", Mrs. Humphry Ward.