a gathered group of people of various backgrounds, appearance, character, etc.
A motley crew arrived for the meditation retreat.
[mot-mot] /ˈmɒt mɒt/ noun 1. any of several tropical and subtropical American birds of the family Momotidae, related to the kingfishers, having a serrate bill and chiefly greenish and bluish plumage. /ˈmɒtmɒt/ noun 1. any tropical American bird of the family Momotidae, having a long tail and blue and brownish-green plumage: order Coraciiformes (kingfishers, etc)
[moh-toh] /ˈmoʊ toʊ/ noun, plural motos. 1. one of the heats in a .
[moh-toh-kraws, -kros] /ˈmoʊ toʊˌkrɔs, -ˌkrɒs/ noun 1. a timed motorcycle race over a closed course consisting of a winding dirt trail with hills, jumps, sharp turns, and often muddy terrain. /ˈməʊtəˌkrɒs/ noun 1. a motorcycle race across very rough ground 2. another name for rallycross See also autocross also moto-cross, by 1956, from motorcycle + […]
motofacient mo·to·fa·cient (mō’tō-fā’shənt) adj.