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 for Man of motley
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Motley \Mot"ley\, n.
     1. A combination of distinct colors; esp., the party-colored
        cloth, or clothing, worn by the professional fool.
        --Chaucer. "Motley 's the only wear." --Shak.
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     2. Hence, a jester, a fool. [Obs.] --Shak.
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     Man of motley, a fool. [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl.
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