A melange is a type of art or design that is made up of a variety of different elements. It can be a mix of different colors, styles, and shapes.

  • The clothing store is famous for its melange designs.

  • The artist used a melange of different colors to create the painting.

Definition of melange


a motley assortment of things


farrago, gallimaufry, hodgepodge, hotchpotch, mingle-mangle, mishmash, oddments, odds and ends, omnium-gatherum, ragbag

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Example Sentences for melange

  • 1

    It's a melange of righteousness, justice and correct behaviour.

  • 2

    The material can be either a melange or a margarine.

  • 3

    The melange is made usually with cream, not milk.

  • 4

    The melange was underplated beneath the chert layer.

  • 5

    The tower also combines a melange of styles.

  • 6

    He performs a melange of jazz and folk music.

  • 7

    I find this melange extremely annoying and uninformative.

  • 8

    After exposure to sun and air, this mass becomes melange.

  • 9

    Bell's hair is actually a melange of brown, blue, and gray shades.

  • 10

    The dance rhythms of his early childhood permeate his musical melange.