a gathered group of people of various backgrounds, appearance, character, etc.
A motley crew arrived for the meditation retreat.
A motley crew, to be sure: Islamic states, sub-Saharan Africa, China.
The meal is shared by a motley crew of guests depicted as ghoulish men and nude women.
The motley crew cast participates in an illegal cross-country car race, while doing anything to win.
In this case, the chatter is proliferating across the Internet, trickling down to a motley crew of unhinged activists.
Moviegoers have seen a motley crew of misplaced celebrities simulating the lives and times of beloved or iconic figures.
With this motley crew he committed many acts of violence, rousing all Virginia to resistance.
I inquired, indicating the motley crew who were to accompany me.
But what would those people have said to the five-story tenement-houses with their motley crew!
To man this vessel, Jones was obliged to recruit a most motley crew.
They were a motley crew of French, Flemings, and Italians, all mutually jealous.