What does the word freckle mean?

Usage examples for freckle

  1. Andrew had married a girl named Mary, and Will had met this pretty little freckle faced girl from Kentucky. – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  2. She had frequently told my fortune, each time managing to fish up a freckle- faced boy so nearly resembling her grandson, my particular aversion, that I didn't care to hear it again. – Homestead on the Hillside by Mary Jane Holmes
  3. Every freckle on her face stood out and asserted itself singly; her pale blue eyes, that gave no indication of her force of character, were weak and wandering, or stared blankly at the judge; her over- sized head, broad at the base, terminating in the scantiest possible light- colored braid in the middle of her narrow shoulders, was as hard and uninteresting as the wooden spheres that topped the railing against which she sat. – The Twins of Table Mountain and Other Stories by Bret Harte