English version

polka dot

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Clothes & fashion
polka dotˈpolka dot noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 DCone of a number of round spots that form a pattern, especially on cloth used for clothing 🔊 a white scarf with red polka dots —polka-dot adjective 🔊 a polka-dot dress
Examples from the Corpus
polka dot• The Fifties polka dot is also resurrected in a variety of vibrant pinks and purples.• Seven minutes later the princess, dressed in a navy suit and pink and navy polka dot blouse, came out.• Kate's shirt was green with purple polka dots.• A perennial favourite, the polka dot gets a new lease of life in bold emerald green and brilliant white.
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