Definition of 'medley'

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French Translation of "medley"
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Their fish medley is not to be missed. Times, Sunday Times (2015)What is the first swimming stroke in an individual medley race? Times, Sunday Times (2016)All four are employed in medley races. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They danced to a medley of songs. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There is a medley of five songs towards the end of the album and that was purposely retrospective. The Sun (2007)They will meet again in the 200 metres individual medley. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We each excelled at a different stroke, making us a perfect medley relay team. Christianity Today (2000)She performed a medley of tracks from her recent album Loud. The Sun (2011)She was going for a medal in the 400m individual medley in the early hours of this morning. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You could spin the radio dial and hear a medley of Beatles songs from one end to the other. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I know the 200 individual medley is a good race to watch. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He hit the target in the 200m medley and then again in the 100m butterfly. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And he could add a fifth gold in the men's 4x100m medley relay. The Sun (2008)She failed to qualify from her heat in the 100m breaststroke and swam the second leg of the 4x100m medley relay final. Times, Sunday Times (2014)His final competitive stroke in a swimming pool helped win him his fourth gold of the Games in the 4x100m medley relay. The Sun (2012)

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Translations for 'medley'

British English: medley NOUN
In music, a medley is a collection of different tunes or songs that are played one after the other as a single piece of music.
...a medley of traditional songs.
  • American English: medley
  • Brazilian Portuguese: pot-pourri
  • Chinese: 混合曲
  • European Spanish: mix
  • French: pot-pourri
  • German: Medley
  • Italian: selezione
  • Japanese: メドレー
  • Korean: 메들리
  • European Portuguese: pot-pourri
  • Spanish: mix


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