checkered

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F1 chequered flag.svg

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checkered (comparative more checkered, superlative most checkered)

  1. Divided into squares, or into light and dark patches.
    That is a checkered tablecloth.
  2. (figuratively) Changeable; inconsistent; having variations or uncertainty.
    I have a checkered past.
    • 1981, “Chequered Love”, performed by Kim Wilde:
      Well I know your love is rough / And the road you take is tough / But I just can't get enough / Chequered love

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checkered

  1. simple past tense and past participle of checker

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