1 piece of music made up of passages from other musical works 杂曲; 混成曲.
2 mixture of people or things of different kinds 混杂的人群或事物
*the medley of races in Hawaii 夏威夷各种族的大杂烩.
1300-1400; Language: Old French;Origin:
medlee, from medler; MEDDLE
a group of songs or tunes sung or played one after the other as a single piece of musicmedley of He played a medley of Beatles songs. [usually singular]
a mixture of different types of the same thing which produces an interesting or unusual effectmedley of an exotic medley of smells a medley of architectural styles
a swimming race in which the competitors swim using four different strokes the 400 metres individual medley