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mix

mix

 
 
pronunciation:
mIks
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb, noun
phrases:
mix it up
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: mixed, mixes, mixing
definition 1: to combine things or substances together so that the parts are more or less indistinguishable; blend.
synonyms:
amalgamate, blend, combine, commingle, compound, merge, mingle
antonyms:
separate
similar words:
admix, alloy, fuse, incorporate, stir, unite
definition 2: to put together in a confused way (often fol. by up).
He mixed up the terms like a beginner.
synonyms:
confuse, jumble, muddle
similar words:
confound, disorder, mess up, scramble, tangle
definition 3: to form by combining elements.
They are mixing cement.
synonyms:
blend, compound
similar words:
admix, alloy, amalgamate, concoct, make, manufacture, produce
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition 1: to become or be capable of being blended.
synonyms:
amalgamate, blend, mingle
similar words:
combine, commingle, compound, merge
definition 2: to associate with other people, as at a social gathering.
synonyms:
associate, circulate, fraternize, mingle
similar words:
amalgamate, consort, hobnob, socialize
phrase: mix it up
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of mixing or condition of being mixed.
synonyms:
admixture, blending, combination, merging, mixture
similar words:
amalgam, assimilation, fusion, incorporation, synthesis
definition 2: a product consisting of blended dry elements meant to be mixed with liquid.
a cake mix
similar words:
blend, mixture, package
definition 3: the ratio or proportion of elements that are combined.
synonyms:
proportion, ratio
similar words:
blend, formula, measure
Word Builder: mix +
  • mixer1:
    a soft drink that you mix with alcohol.
  • mixer2:
    a machine that you use to mix batter or dough.
  • mixer3:
    a party at which people who don't know each other meet.
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