How do you use Motley in a sentence?

How do you use Motley in a sentence?

  1. The people she’d invited were a pretty motley crew.
  2. I looked at the motley bunch we were sailing with and began to feel uneasy about the trip.
  3. His friends were a motley crew.
  4. She had a motley group of friends at college.
  5. The audience was a motley crew of students and tourists.

What is a motley gathering?

exhibiting great diversity of elements: a motley crowd.

What is Motley dress?

Motley is the traditional costume of the court jester, fool, or the harlequin character in commedia dell’arte. The harlequin wears a patchwork of red, green and blue diamonds that is still a fashion motif. It was the characteristic dress of the professional fool.

What is a jesters outfit called?

+ 1 more photo. This medieval Jester costume consists of jacket, pants and cap (so called bicorn).

Why are there dots on Motley Crue?

Umlauts used: 1980 onwards We were drinking Löwenbräu, and when we decided to call ourselves Mötley Crüe, we put some umlauts in there because we thought it made us look European. We had no idea that it was a pronunciation thing. When we finally went to Germany, the crowds were chanting, ‹’Mutley Cruh! Mutley Cruh!

Where does the name Motley come from?

Motley is a locality name meaning ‘of Motley’, from a place found in County Lincolnshire. This name is of English descent and is found in many ancient manuscripts in that country.

Is Motley Crue banned from Hall of Fame?

Lots of notorious rock bands have still managed to make their way into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but bassist Nikki Sixx has said Motley Crue is banned from ever being inducted to the Hall of Fame.

Is Motley Crue German?

Mötley Crüe is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California, in 1981. The group was founded by bassist Nikki Sixx and drummer Tommy Lee, lead singer Vince Neil and lead guitarist Mick Mars.

What do the two dots above a vowel mean?

umlaut