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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A multicolored woolen fabric woven of mixed threads in 14th to 17th century England; A collection containing a variety of sorts of things.

Usage examples (35)
  • The freight rolling stock is a motley collection of vehicles of all types.
  • A jester dressed in motley
  • On another occasion he entitled his motley force the Sans
  • International motley is not limited to any continent, nor did it originate in any theory or concept of dress. for more
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