An example of a medley is the 2004 Summer Olympics event for which Michael Phelps won the gold metal in both the 200 and 400 meter individual events.
An example of a medley is a fruit bowl with oranges, bananas, limes and kiwi fruit.
An example of a medley is a song stringing together the choruses from Madonna's top ten hits.
Origin of medley
- Middle English medlee from Anglo-Norman medlee meddling from past participle of medler to meddle meddle
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition