Definition of motley crew
- We were a motley crew of musicians and athletes.
: variegated in color
: made up of many different people or things
: a woolen fabric of mixed colors made in England between the 14th and 17th centuries
: a garment made of motley
: jester, fool
: chiefly British past tense of crow
: a band or force of armed men
: a group of people associated together in a common activity or by common traits or interests
: to act as a member of a crew
: to serve as a crew member on (a ship, an aircraft, etc.)
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