What does the word piebald mean?

Usage examples for piebald

  1. It had none of the piebald and crazy look of the tower that seemed made out of its refuse. – The Wisdom of Father Brown by G. K. Chesterton
  2. At the bend of the avenue the pony- carriage, our link with the world without, was disappearing from view, the piebald pony heading for home at a pig- like but determined gallop. – Further Experiences of an Irish R.M. by E. OEnone Somerville Martin Ross
  3. He saw the back of a basket carriage, drawn by a pair of piebald ponies. – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy