|1.||[ noun ] a collection containing a variety of sorts of things|
|Synonyms:||variety mixture potpourri assortment mixed_bag miscellanea motley smorgasbord miscellany|
"a great assortment of cars was on display" "he had a variety of disorders" "a veritable smorgasbord of religions"
|Related terms:||collection odds_and_ends selection sampler range witch's_brew grab_bag alphabet_soup vary|
|2.||[ noun ] (food) cooked meats and eggs and vegetables usually arranged in rows around the plate and dressed with a salad dressing|