Motley – meaning of the word and examples

Consisting of many different types that do not appear to go together. (Cambridge Dictionary)

Made up of many different people or things. (Merriam – Webster)

You can describe a group of things as a motley collection if you think they seem strange together because they are all very different. (Collins Dictionary)

Incongruously varied in appearance or character; disparate. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Exhibiting great diversity of elements: (

Being of different colours combined: (


Motley. Wikipedia.

A fool, a fool, a motley fool.


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