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Definition of Motley


  1. Variegated in color; consisting of different colors; dappled; party-colored; as, a motley coat.
  2. Wearing motley or party-colored clothing. See Motley, n., 1.
  3. Composed of different or various parts; heterogeneously made or mixed up; discordantly composite; as, motley style.
  4. A combination of distinct colors; esp., the party-colored cloth, or clothing, worn by the professional fool.
  5. Hence, a jester, a fool.
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motley in Spanish is abigarramiento