medley medley  /ˈmɛd li/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a musical composition consisting of a series of songs or other musical pieces from various sources

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. That meant an early focus on the individual medleythe grueling test of all four strokes, which Phelps picked up with little argument.
  2. He's hundredths of a second behind the King of the Pool in the 200m and 400m individual medley races, and he hasn't been happy playing dauphin for four years.

News

  1. Batting breakout provides Royals with a glimmer of hope

    Young first baseman Eric Hosmer is one of several Royals who have been rejuvenated by a sabermetric-oriented lineup. / Denny Medley, USA TODAY Sports Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost has been around baseball too long to base lineup decisions on a computer.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal

  2. Rocky Point captures Fairfield County Swim title; Shore and Country Club finishes third

    Phillip Zyskowski of Roxbury Swim and Tennis Club dives off the block to compete in the boys 14 and under 100 SC meter individual medley during the Fairfield County Swim League Championshps at Roxbury Swim and Tennis Club in Stamford on Saturday, August 11, 2012.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Norwalk Citizen

  3. PHOTO CALL: Laura Benanti, Rory O'Malley, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Morgan James, Alison Fraser and More Strip Down with ...

    Highlights included: a beach-themed surfing medley from O'Malley, Taylor delivering TLC's "Unpretty" peppered with readings of recent Amanda Bynes Tweets, James wowing the crowd with "Do Right Woman" and "Maneater," a wig-clad McDonel belting a "Crazy" medley and Keenan-Bolger stripping to a mashup of "It's a Small World" and Lily Allen's "F*** You."
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Playbill

Quotes

  1. Howard said he offered Phelps a challenge while in the locker room: "I told him I was going to do the 100-meter medley next year," he said.
    on Aug 18, 2008 By: Dwight Howard Source: Kansas City Star

  2. "That medley relay is the toughest thing to get to be a part of, and to be part of that team would be awesome : I'm going to give it my best," Schipper said. "With the rivalry with Libby and myself, it's always great to have that competition...
    on Aug 10, 2008 By: Jessicah Schipper Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "These (US trials) are some of the fastest times I have ever seen swum, as a whole," said Phelps. "Three of top five times in the 100 fly, (Ryan) Lochte and I both breaking the record in the 400 IM (individual medley), Lochte and (Aaron)...
    on Jul 7, 2008 By: Michael Phelps Source: Washington Post

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