1. noun
    a multicolored woolen fabric woven of mixed threads in 14th to 17th century England
  2. noun
    a garment made of motley (especially a court jester``s costume)
  3. adjective
    consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds (even to the point of incongruity); "an arrangement of assorted spring flowers"; "assorted sizes"; "miscellaneous accessories"; "a mixed program of baroque and contemporary music"; "a motley crew"; "
  4. adjective
    having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly; "a jester dressed in motley"; "the painted desert"; "a particolored dress"; "a piebald horse"; "pied daisies"
  5. verb
    make something more diverse and varied; "Vary the menu"
  6. verb
    make motley; color with different colors
  7. noun
    a collection containing a variety of sorts of things; "a great assortment of cars was on display"; "he had a variety of disorders"; "a veritable smorgasbord of religions"