noun, plural med·leys.
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Without the storied teams bogarting the spotlight, we’re left with a March medley and an experiment during a covid-19 time in which sports don’t dominate interest like they usually do.College basketball’s blue bloods run cold during this NCAA tournament|Jerry Brewer|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
Megan Thee Stallion became Best New Artist, won twice for “Savage” and performed a high-octane medley—joined by Cardi B, having a blast.The Best, Worst and Most Head-Scratching Moments of the 2021 Grammy Awards|Andrew R. Chow|March 15, 2021|Time
In that regard, “Let’s Get Loud” wasn’t as out of place in Lopez’s medley as it might have seemed at first listen.Jennifer Lopez worked the dance track ‘Let’s Get Loud’ into her inauguration medley. It actually made perfect sense.|Bethonie Butler|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
The Arlington, Texas a cappella group have earned millions of views for their modern pop versions of Christmas songs, which comes in the form of medleys.Yemi Alade Presents Essence’s Official Christmakwanzakah Playlist|cmurray|December 25, 2020|Essence.com
It may take a medley of pharmaceuticals — or perhaps a carefully blended smoothie.What will astronauts need to survive the dangerous journey to Mars?|Maria Temming|July 15, 2020|Science News
Not to mention what happens when this medley of men comes back home.
Rumor has it Destiny's Child may be coming out to perform a greatest hits medley in the middle of it.
The jukebox plays a medley of sixties tunes, an apt and agreeable feature.All Hail Richard Hamilton, the Father of British Pop Art|Chloë Ashby|February 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Years passed and I decided to upload a medley of these ragtime rock songs on YouTube, and that gained some traction.Doo-Wop ‘We Can’t Stop’: Behind the Ridiculously Good Miley Cyrus Cover|Kevin Fallon|September 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Thankfully, Monteith's duel with Mr. Schuester provided a perfect opportunity for such a medley.
This monstrous medley gave birth to the macaroni style, the very climax of barbarism.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
There were boxes of cakes, fruit, and eggs; and jinrikishas piled with a medley of gifts.The Dragon Painter|Mary McNeil Fenollosa
I do not know how I could have looked Elfrida in the face again had he indeed risen no more from that medley.A Prince of Cornwall|Charles W. Whistler
Three thousand years ago the Italian peninsula presented a veritable medley of races.The Two Great Republics: Rome and the United States|James Hamilton Lewis
We go ashore in a launch and are met on the quay by a medley of strange folk and a great clamour of voices!Round the Wonderful World|G. E. Mitton
British Dictionary definitions for medley
- swimming a race in which a different stroke is used for each length
- athletics a relay race in which each leg has a different distance