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Engelsk tillægsord: motley

1. motley consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn arrangement of assorted spring flowers.
Assorted sizes.
Miscellaneous accessories.
A mixed program of baroque and contemporary music.
A motley crew.
Sundry sciences commonly known as social.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)assorted, miscellaneous, mixed, sundry

Termer med lignende betydningheterogeneous, heterogenous

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)homogeneous, homogenous

2. motley having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA jester dressed in motley.
The painted desert.
A particolored dress.
A piebald horse.
Pied daisies.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)calico, multi-color, multi-colored, multi-colour, multi-coloured, multicolor, multicolored, multicolour, multicoloured, painted, particolored, particoloured, piebald, pied, varicolored, varicoloured

Termer med lignende betydningcolored, colorful, coloured

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)uncolored, uncoloured

Engelsk navneord: motley

1. motley (om gruppe) a collection containing a variety of sorts of things

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA great assortment of cars was on display.
He had a variety of disorders.
A veritable smorgasbord of religions.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)assortment, miscellanea, miscellany, mixed bag, mixture, potpourri, salmagundi, smorgasbord, variety

Mindre specifikke termeraccumulation, aggregation, assemblage, collection

Mere specifikke termeralphabet soup, farrago, gallimaufry, grab bag, hodgepodge, hotchpotch, melange, mingle-mangle, mishmash, oddments, odds and ends, omnium-gatherum, ragbag, range, sampler, selection, witch's brew, witches' brew, witches' broth

2. motley (om genstand) a garment made of motley (especially a court jester's costume)

Mindre specifikke termergarment

Vedrører disse specifikke termermotley

3. motley (om genstand) a multicolored woolen fabric woven of mixed threads in 14th to 17th century England

Mindre specifikke termercloth, fabric, material, textile

Vedrører disse overordnede termermotley

Engelsk udsagnsord: motley

1. motley (om ændring) make something more diverse and varied

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningVary the menu.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)variegate, vary

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerdiversify

Mere specifikke termerchecker, chequer

2. motley (om ændring) make motley; color with different colors

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)parti-color

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termercolor, color in, colorise, colorize, colour, colour in, colourise, colourize

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