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The ClueNot solid-colored (4 letter answer)
NotesThe answer PIED is common and appears about once every 200 puzzles.
Like the Piper
Patched with colors
"___ Beauty," Hopkins poem
Having colored patches
Kind of duck or goose
Like Hamelin's piper
Like a piper of yore
Like some horses
DefinitionPIED as an adjective:
1. (motley, calico, multicolor, multi-color, multicolour, multi-colour, multicolored, multi-colored, multicoloured, multi-coloured, painted, particolored, particoloured, piebald, pied, varicolored, varicoloured) = having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly; "a jester dressed in motley"; "the painted desert"; "a particolored dress"; "a piebald horse"; "pied daisies"