Meaning of “motley” in the English Dictionary

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us /ˈmɑt·li/

consisting of many different types, parts, or colors that do not seem to belong together:

A motley crew of educators and students gathered at the seminar.

(Definition of “motley” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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