Sentence Examples

  • From Japan a similar animal is obtained in smaller quantities with very good but longer fur, of yellowish motley light-brown shades.
  • The Egyptian army, which was motley in character, was disbanded by the new sultan, whose troops were Kurds.
  • Such a motley throng of competent men had never before been seen at the court of France.
  • Among the motley population of Russians, Tatars, Armenians, Germans and Greeks are several hundred Qaraite Jews.
  • A motley host, made up out of the tribes bordering on the Black Sea and the Caspian, hovered round his small army, but failed to hinder him from laying siege to the town.

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