hodgepodge, omnium-gatherum, gallimaufry, hotchpotch, mingle-mangle, patchwork, ragbag, farrago, odds and ends, mishmash, oddments, jumble.
I told him that it consisted of a melange
of everything from Naples at its best to Norway at its worst- from sleepy kittens purring in the sun to wild she- tigers raging through the jungle.
But when Calhoun switched on the outside microphones a faint, sweet melange
of high- pitched chirpings came from tiny creatures hidden under the vegetation of the mountainsides.