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motley
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
motley /'mɔtli/
  • tính từ
    • sặc sỡ, nhiều màu
      • a motley coat: áo sặc sỡ
    • pha tạp
      • a motley crowd: một đám đông pha tạp, một đám đông đủ hạng người
  • danh từ
    • gồn hợp, pha tạp, mớ pha tạp
    • áo anh hề (màu sặc sỡ)
      • to wear the motley: mặc áo hề, thủ vai hề
Concise Dictionary
motlier|motliest'mɑtlɪ /'mɒ-
noun
+a collection containing a variety of sorts of things
+a garment made of motley (especially a court jester's costume)
+a multicolored woolen fabric woven of mixed threads in 14th to 17th century England
verb
+make something more diverse and varied
+make motley; color with different colors
adj.
+consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds (even to the point of incongruity)
+having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly

Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
(disapproving) consisting of many different types of people or things that do not seem to belong together: She had a motley group of friends at college. + The room was filled with a motley collection of furniture and paintings. + The audience was a motley crew of students and tourists.


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