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Synonyms for checkered
ˈtʃɛk ərdcheck·ered

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  1. checked, checkered, chequeredadjective

    patterned with alternating squares of color

    Synonyms:
    checked, chequered

    Antonyms:
    unpatterned, plain, unchangeable

  2. checkeredadjective

    marked by changeable fortune

    "a checkered business career"

    Synonyms:
    checked, chequered

    Antonyms:
    unchangeable, plain, unpatterned

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  1. checkeredadjective

    Synonyms:
    diversified, variegated, plaid, mosaic, tessellated

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  1. List of paraphrases for "checkered":

    chequered

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How to use checkered in a sentence?

  1. Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott:

    How can someone who has had such a long and checkered history not be on the appropriate watch lists and how can someone like that be entirely at large in the community?

  2. Thomas Wadden:

    Healthcare practitioners are still a little wary of weight-loss medications because of this sort of checkered past.

  3. Theodore Roosevelt:

    Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.

  4. Klaus Kusters:

    Pfalz has had a checkered record of wine production, after the war they went for quantity, and quality hit rock bottom.

  5. Nicholas Brown:

    This property has an interesting, slightly checkered history, it belonged to the Hell-Fire Club( a secret organization where members of high society were rumored to commit a range of debauched acts) at one point.


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