Marked with patches, spots, or streaks of different colors. In contrast to a surface having either one color or a regular pattern or texture, a variegated surface has a varied design of several colors and / or textures. Often used in describing materials as as textiles, and parts of plants and animals.(pr. VA-ree-ə-gay-təd)Also see brindled, piebald, variation, various, variegated, variety, and vary.