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mix

 (mĭks)
v. mixed, mix·ing, mix·es
v.tr.
1.
a. To combine or blend into one mass or mixture: Mix the dry ingredients first.
b. To create or form by combining ingredients: mix a drink; mix cement.
c. To add (an ingredient or element) to another: mix an egg into batter.
2. To combine or join: mix joy with sorrow.
3. To bring into social contact: mix boys and girls in the classroom.
4. To produce (an organism) by crossbreeding.
5.
a. To combine (two or more audio tracks or channels) to produce a composite audio recording.
b. To produce (a soundtrack or recording) in this manner.
v.intr.
1.
a. To become combined or blended together: Stir until the eggs mix with the flour.
b. To be capable of being blended together: Oil does not mix with water.
2. To associate socially or get along with others: He does not mix well at parties.
3. To mate so as to produce a hybrid; crossbreed.
4. To become involved: In the case of a family argument, a friend should not mix in.
n.
1.
a. A combination of diverse elements: The downtown has a good mix of stores and restaurants.
b. A mixture of ingredients packaged and sold commercially: a cake mix.
c. A recording that is produced by combining and adjusting two or more audio tracks or channels.
2. An animal resulting from interbreeding, especially a dog or cat of mixed breed.
Phrasal Verbs:
mix down
To combine all of the audio components of a recording into a final soundtrack or mix.
mix up
1. To confuse; confound: His explanation just mixed me up more. I always mix up the twins.
2. To involve or implicate: He got himself mixed up with the wrong people.
Idiom:
mix it up Slang
To fight.

[Back-formation from Middle English mixt, mixed, mixed, from Anglo-Norman mixte, from Latin mixtus, past participle of miscēre, to mix; see meik- in Indo-European roots.]

mix′a·ble adj.
Synonyms: mix, blend, mingle, merge, amalgamate, coalesce, fuse2
These verbs mean to put into or come together in one mass so that constituent parts or elements are diffused or commingled. Mix is the least specific: The cook mixed eggs, flour, and sugar. Do work and play never mix? To blend is to mix intimately and harmoniously so that the components lose their original definition: The clerk blended mocha and java coffee beans. Snow-covered mountains blended into the clouds. Mingle implies combination without loss of individual characteristics: "Respect was mingled with surprise" (Sir Walter Scott). "His companions mingled freely and joyously with the natives" (Washington Irving).
Merge and amalgamate imply resultant homogeneity: Tradition and innovation are merged in this new composition. Twilight merged into night. "The four sentences of the original are amalgamated into two" (William Minto).
Coalesce implies a slow merging: Indigenous peoples and conquerors coalesced into the present-day population. Fuse emphasizes an enduring union, as that formed by heating metals: "He diffuses a tone and spirit of unity, that blends, and (as it were) fuses, each into each" (Samuel Taylor Coleridge).

mix

(mɪks)
vb
1. (tr) to combine or blend (ingredients, liquids, objects, etc) together into one mass
2. (intr) to become or have the capacity to become combined, joined, etc: some chemicals do not mix.
3. (tr) to form (something) by combining two or more constituents: to mix cement.
4. (tr; often foll by in or into) to add as an additional part or element (to a mass or compound): to mix flour into a batter.
5. (tr) to do at the same time; combine: to mix study and pleasure.
6. (tr) to consume (drinks or foods) in close succession
7. to come or cause to come into association socially: Pauline has never mixed well.
8. (often foll by: with) to go together; complement
9. (Agriculture) (tr) to crossbreed (differing strains of plants or breeds of livestock), esp more or less at random
10. (Electronics) (tr) electronics to combine (two or more signals)
11. (Electronics) music
a. (in sound recording) to balance and adjust (the recorded tracks) on a multitrack tape machine
b. (in live performance) to balance and adjust (the output levels from microphones and pick-ups)
12. (Film) (tr) to merge (two lengths of film) so that the effect is imperceptible
13. mix it informal
a. to cause mischief or trouble, often for a person named: she tried to mix it for John.
b. to fight
n
14. the act or an instance of mixing
15. the result of mixing; mixture
16. (Cookery) a mixture of ingredients, esp one commercially prepared for making a cake, bread, etc
17. (Electronics) music the sound obtained by mixing
18. (Building) building trades civil engineering the proportions of cement, sand, and aggregate in mortar, plaster, or concrete
19. informal a state of confusion; bewilderment
[C15: back formation from mixt mixed, via Old French from Latin mixtus, from miscēre to mix]
ˈmixable adj
ˌmixaˈbility n

mix

(mɪks)

v.t.
1. to combine into one mass or assemblage.
2. to put together indiscriminately or confusedly (often fol. by up).
3. to combine or unite: to mix business and pleasure.
4. to add as an element or ingredient.
5. to form or make by combining ingredients: to mix mortar.
6. to crossbreed.
7.
a. to combine, blend, or edit (the components of a film soundtrack).
b. to complete the mixing process on (a film or soundtrack).
8. to combine (two or more recordings or microphone signals) to make a single recording or composite signal.
v.i.
9. to become mixed or capable of mixing: a paint that mixes with water.
10. to associate or mingle, as in company: to mix with other guests.
11. to crossbreed.
12. mix up,
a. to confuse completely, esp. to mistake one person or thing for another.
b. to involve or entangle.
n.
13. an act or instance of mixing.
14. the result of mixing; mixture.
15. a commercial preparation to which usu. only a liquid must be added before cooking or baking: a cake mix.
17. Informal. a mess or muddle; mix-up.
18. an electronic blending of tracks or sounds made to produce a recording.
Idioms:
mix it (up), Slang.
a. to engage in a quarrel.
b. to fight with the fists.
[1470–80; back formation from mixt mixed]
mix′a•ble, adj.
mix′a•bil′i•ty, mix′a•ble•ness, n.
syn: mix, blend, combine, mingle concern the bringing of two or more things into more or less intimate association. mix means to join elements or ingredients into one mass, generally with a loss of distinction: to mix fruit juices. blend suggests a smooth and harmonious joining, often a joining of different varieties to obtain a product of a desired quality: to blend whiskeys. combine means to bring similar or related things into close union, usu. for a particular purpose: to combine forces. mingle usu. suggests a joining in which the identity of the separate elements is retained: voices mingling at a party.

mix


Past participle: mixed
Gerund: mixing

Imperative
mix
mix
Present
I mix
you mix
he/she/it mixes
we mix
you mix
they mix
Preterite
I mixed
you mixed
he/she/it mixed
we mixed
you mixed
they mixed
Present Continuous
I am mixing
you are mixing
he/she/it is mixing
we are mixing
you are mixing
they are mixing
Present Perfect
I have mixed
you have mixed
he/she/it has mixed
we have mixed
you have mixed
they have mixed
Past Continuous
I was mixing
you were mixing
he/she/it was mixing
we were mixing
you were mixing
they were mixing
Past Perfect
I had mixed
you had mixed
he/she/it had mixed
we had mixed
you had mixed
they had mixed
Future
I will mix
you will mix
he/she/it will mix
we will mix
you will mix
they will mix
Future Perfect
I will have mixed
you will have mixed
he/she/it will have mixed
we will have mixed
you will have mixed
they will have mixed
Future Continuous
I will be mixing
you will be mixing
he/she/it will be mixing
we will be mixing
you will be mixing
they will be mixing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been mixing
you have been mixing
he/she/it has been mixing
we have been mixing
you have been mixing
they have been mixing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been mixing
you will have been mixing
he/she/it will have been mixing
we will have been mixing
you will have been mixing
they will have been mixing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been mixing
you had been mixing
he/she/it had been mixing
we had been mixing
you had been mixing
they had been mixing
Conditional
I would mix
you would mix
he/she/it would mix
we would mix
you would mix
they would mix
Past Conditional
I would have mixed
you would have mixed
he/she/it would have mixed
we would have mixed
you would have mixed
they would have mixed

mix

To combine ingredients by continuous stirring.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mix - a commercially prepared mixture of dry ingredientsmix - a commercially prepared mixture of dry ingredients
ready-mix - a commercial preparation containing most of the ingredients for a dish
self-raising flour, self-rising flour - a commercially prepared mixture of flour and salt and a leavening agent
concoction, intermixture, mixture - any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients; "he volunteered to taste her latest concoction"; "he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade"
2.mix - an event that combines things in a mixture; "a gradual mixture of cultures"
combining, combine - an occurrence that results in things being united
concoction - an occurrence of an unusual mixture; "it suddenly spewed out a thick green concoction"
blend - an occurrence of thorough mixing
3.mix - the act of mixing togethermix - the act of mixing together; "paste made by a mix of flour and water"; "the mixing of sound channels in the recording studio"
compounding, combining, combination - the act of combining things to form a new whole
Verb1.mix - mix together different elementsmix - mix together different elements; "The colors blend well"
change integrity - change in physical make-up
gauge - mix in specific proportions; "gauge plaster"
absorb - cause to become one with; "The sales tax is absorbed into the state income tax"
meld, melt - lose its distinct outline or shape; blend gradually; "Hundreds of actors were melting into the scene"
mix in, blend in - cause (something) to be mixed with (something else); "At this stage of making the cake, blend in the nuts"
accrete - grow together (of plants and organs); "After many years the rose bushes grew together"
conjugate - unite chemically so that the product is easily broken down into the original compounds
admix - mix or blend; "Hyaline casts were admixed with neutrophils"
alloy - make an alloy of
syncretise, syncretize - become fused
stump, mix up - cause to be perplexed or confounded; "This problem stumped her"
2.mix - open (a place) to members of all races and ethnic groups; "This school is completely desegregated"
3.mix - combine (electronic signals); "mixing sounds"
combine, compound - put or add together; "combine resources"
4.mix - add as an additional element or partmix - add as an additional element or part; "mix water into the drink"
add - make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of; "We added two students to that dorm room"; "She added a personal note to her letter"; "Add insult to injury"; "Add some extra plates to the dinner table"
dash - add an enlivening or altering element to; "blue paint dashed with white"
5.mix - to bring or combine together or with something elsemix - to bring or combine together or with something else; "resourcefully he mingled music and dance"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
aggregate, combine - gather in a mass, sum, or whole
concoct - make a concoction (of) by mixing
combine, compound - combine so as to form a whole; mix; "compound the ingredients"
blend, immingle, intermingle, intermix - combine into one; "blend the nuts and raisins together"; "he blends in with the crowd"; "We don't intermingle much"
6.mix - mix so as to make a random order or arrangementmix - mix so as to make a random order or arrangement; "shuffle the cards"
manipulate - hold something in one's hands and move it
reshuffle - shuffle again; "So as to prevent cheating, he was asked to reshuffle the cards"
riffle - shuffle (playing cards) by separating the deck into two parts and riffling with the thumbs so the cards intermix
cut - divide a deck of cards at random into two parts to make selection difficult; "Wayne cut"; "She cut the deck for a long time"

mix

verb
1. combine, blend, merge, unite, join, cross, compound, incorporate, put together, fuse, mingle, jumble, alloy, amalgamate, interweave, coalesce, intermingle, meld, commingle, commix Oil and water don't mix. Mix the cinnamon with the sugar.
2. go together, combine, be compatible, fit together, be in harmony Politics and sport don't mix.
3. socialize, associate, hang out (informal), mingle, circulate, come together, consort, hobnob, fraternize, rub elbows (informal) He mixes with people younger than himself.
4. (often with up) combine, marry, blend, integrate, amalgamate, coalesce, meld, commix The plan was to mix up office and residential zones.
noun
1. mixture, combination, blend, fusion, compound, jumble, assortment, alloy, medley, concoction, amalgam, mixed bag (informal), meld, melange, miscellany a magical mix of fantasy and reality
mix someone up bewilder, upset, confuse, disturb, puzzle, muddle, perplex, unnerve, fluster, throw into confusion You're not helping at all, you're just mixing me up even more.
mix someone up in something (usually passive) entangle, involve, implicate, embroil, rope in He could have got mixed up in the murder.
mix something or someone up mistake for, confuse, take for, muddle someone or something up People often mix me up with other actors.
mix something up
1. confuse, scramble, muddle, confound Depressed people often mix up their words.
2. blend, beat, mix, stir, fold Mix up the batter in advance.

mix

verb
1. To put together into one mass so that the constituent parts are more or less homogeneous:
2. To take part in social activities:
phrasal verb
mix up
1. To cause to be unclear in mind or intent:
Informal: throw.
Idiom: make one's head reel.
2. To take (one thing) mistakenly for another:
4. To draw in so that extrication is difficult:
noun
Something produced by mixing:
Translations
خَليط من الناسمَزِيجٌمَزيج، خَليطيَخلُطيَمْتَزِج
забърквамкомбинирамразбърквамсмесвамсъчетавам
míchatsměssmísitstýkat semísit
blandeblandingkomme sammenmiksmikse
sekoittaasekoitus
miješatimješavina
kever
blandablanda, lagablandastsamlagast
まぜる混ぜる混合物
...을 섞다혼합 가루
misceo
būti įpainiotammaišymasmaišytimaišytismaišytuvas
jauktmaisījumssagatavesajauktsajaukties
mesteca
mešati sezamešatizdružitizmešatizmešnjava
blandablandning
การผสมผสม
hòa trộnsự hòa trộn

mix

[mɪks]
A. VT
1. [+ ingredients, colours, liquids] → mezclar; [+ concrete, plaster, cocktail] → preparar; [+ salad] → remover
mix all the ingredients togethermezcle todos los ingredientes
never mix your drinks!¡no mezcle nunca bebidas!
mix the eggs into the sugarañada los huevos al azúcar y mézclelos
to mix and match sthcombinar algo
mix to a smooth pastemezcle hasta que se forme una pasta sin grumos
to mix sth with or and sthmezclar algo con algo
mix the cinnamon with the sugarmezcle la canela con el azúcar
to mix business and or with pleasuremezclar los negocios con el placer
to mix it (with sb) (Brit) → buscar camorra (con algn)
2. [+ recording, sound] → mezclar
B. VI
1. [things]
1.1. (= combine) → mezclarse
oil and water don't mixel aceite y el agua no se mezclan
politics and sport don't mixla política y el deporte no hacen buena combinación
1.2. (= go together well) [colours] → combinar (bien), pegar
2. [people] (= socialize) → alternar
to mix in high societyalternar con la alta sociedad
she mixes with all kinds of peoplese mezcla con toda clase de gente
C. N
1. (= combination) → mezcla f
there was a good mix of people at the partyhabía una mezcla variada or una buena variedad de gente en la fiesta
2. (= ingredients) → mezcla f; (commercially prepared) → preparado m
a cake mixun preparado para pasteles
3. [of recording, sound] → mezcla f
mix in VT + ADV (= add) [+ ingredients] → añadir; (= intersperse) → mezclar
pieces of grit mixed in with the ricepiedrecitas mezcladas con el arroz
mix up VT + ADV
1. (= prepare) [+ paint, paste] → preparar
2. (= combine) [+ ingredients] → mezclar
3. (= jumble up) → mezclar
don't mix up your clothes with mineno mezcles tu ropa con la mía
the letter got mixed up with my thingsla carta se mezcló con mis cosas
4. (= confuse) [+ person] → confundir
you've got me all mixed upme has confundido, me has hecho un lío
5. (= mistake) [+ names, dates, person] → confundir
she tends to mix up her wordstiende a equivocar las palabras al hablar
we got the dates mixed upconfundimos las fechas
I'm mixing you up with somebody elsete estoy confundiendo con otra persona
6. (= involve) to be/get mixed up in sthestar metido/meterse en algo
are you mixed up in this?¿tú andas metido en esto?, ¿tú tienes que ver con esto?
how could David be mixed up in a murder?¿cómo puede David estar involucrado en un asesinato?
he's got mixed up with a bad crowdse ha mezclado con mala gente, anda con malas compañías
why did I ever get mixed up with you?¿cómo acabé relacionándome contigo?, ¿cómo acabé liada contigo?
to mix sb up in sthmeter or mezclar a algn en algo
7. to mix it up (with sb) (US) (= cause trouble) → buscar camorra (con algn)

mix

[ˈmɪks]
vt
[+ ingredients] → mélanger
Mix the ingredients → Mélangez les ingrédients.
to mix sth with sth → mélanger qch à qch
Mix the flour with the sugar → Mélangez la farine au sucre.
(= prepare) [+ cake] → préparer; [+ cement, paste] → mélanger
to mix sb a drink → préparer un verre à qn
Can I mix you a drink?
BUT Qu'est-ce que je te prépare?.
[+ tracks] → mixer
[+ disparate things] → mélanger
don't mix your drinks → ne faites pas de mélange
to mix business with pleasure → mélanger les affaires et le plaisir
He's mixing business with pleasure → Il mélange les affaires et le plaisir.
vi
[powder] → se mélanger
to mix with water → se mélanger à de l'eau
[disparate things] → se mélanger
Oil and water don't mix → L'huile et l'eau ne se mélangent pas.
politics and sport don't mix → la politique et le sport ne vont pas ensemble
(= meet people) → rencontrer des gens
He doesn't mix much
BUT Il ne voit pas beaucoup de monde.
to mix with sb → fréquenter qn
n
(= combination) → mélange m
It's a mix of science fiction and comedy → C'est un mélange de science-fiction et de comédie.
(= variety) → mélange m
mix in
vt sepincorporer
Mix in the salmon and serve → Incorporez le saumon et servez.
mix up
vt sep
(= combine) → mélanger
(= confuse two people, things) → confondreIl me confond toujours avec ma sœur.
(= get wrong) → confondre
The travel agent mixed up the bookings → L'agent de voyage a confondu les réservations.

mix

nMischung f; a real mix of peopleeine bunte Mischung von Menschen; a good social mix at the gala performanceein gut gemischtes Publikum auf der Galavorstellung; a broad racial mixein breites Spektrum verschiedener Rassen; product mixProduktspanne f; cement mixZementmischung f; a wool mix pulloverein Pullover maus verschiedenen Fasern
vt
(= combine)(ver)mischen; drinks (= prepare)mischen, mixen; (Cook) ingredientsverrühren; doughzubereiten; saladuntermengen, wenden; you shouldn’t mix your drinksman sollte nicht mehrere Sachen durcheinandertrinken; to mix something into somethingetw unter etw (acc)mengen or mischen; I never mix business with or and pleasureich vermische nie Geschäftliches und Privates
(= confuse)durcheinanderbringen; to mix somebody/something with somebody/somethingjdn/etw mit jdm/etw verwechseln
to mix it (dated inf)sich prügeln, sich kloppen (inf); the gangs were really mixing itdie Banden haben sich eine ganz schöne Schlägerei geliefert (inf)
vi
(= combine)sich mischen lassen; (chemical substances, races)sich vermischen
(= go together)zusammenpassen; business and pleasure don’t mixArbeit und Vergnügen lassen sich nicht verbinden
(people) (= get on)miteinander auskommen; (= mingle)sich vermischen; (= associate)miteinander verkehren; to mix with somebodymit jdm auskommen, sich unter jdn mischen, mit jdm verkehren; he finds it hard to mixer ist nicht sehr gesellig or kontaktfreudig; to mix wellkontaktfreudig or gesellig sein; he mixes in high societyer verkehrt in den besseren Kreisen

mix

[mɪks]
1. nmescolanza
the school has a good social mix → gli studenti di questa scuola provengono da diverse classi sociali
2. vtmescolare; (cocktail, sauce) → preparare (mescolando)
mix to a smooth paste → mescolare fino ad ottenere una pasta omogenea
to mix sth with sth → mischiare qc a qc
to mix business with pleasure → unire l'utile al dilettevole
3. vimescolarsi
he doesn't mix well → non riesce a legare
he mixes with all sorts of people → ha a che fare con persone di ogni tipo
they just don't mix (people) → non legano fra di loro (patterns) → non stanno bene insieme
mix in vt + adv (eggs) → incorporare
mix together vt + advmescolare
mix up vt + adv
a. (prepare, drink, medicine) → preparare
b. (get in a muddle, documents) → confondere, mescolare; (confuse) to mix sb/sth up (with)scambiare qn/qc (per)
c. to mix sb up in sth (involve) → coinvolgere or immischiare qn in qc
to be mixed up in sth → essere coinvolto/a in qc
she got herself mixed up with some shady characters → ha avuto a che fare con dei tipi loschi

mix

(miks) verb
1. to put or blend together to form one mass. She mixed the butter and sugar together; He mixed the blue paint with the yellow paint to make green paint.
2. to prepare or make by doing this. She mixed the cement in a bucket.
3. to go together or blend successfully to form one mass. Oil and water don't mix.
4. to go together socially. People of different races were mixing together happily.
noun
1. the result of mixing things or people together. London has an interesting racial mix.
2. a collection of ingredients used to make something. (a) cake-mix.
mixed adjective
1. consisting of different kinds. I have mixed feelings about leaving home; mixed races; a mixed population.
2. done, used etc by people of different sexes. mixed tennis.
ˈmixer noun
a person or thing that mixes; a thing which is used for mixing. an electric food-mixer.
mixture (ˈmikstʃə) noun
1. the result of mixing things or people together. a mixture of eggs, flour and milk.
2. a number of things mixed together and used for a given purpose. The doctor gave the baby some cough mixture.
3. the act of mixing.
ˈmix-up noun
a confused situation etc. a mix-up over the concert tickets.
be mixed up (in, *with)
to be involved. He was mixed up in that burglary / with some drug-takers.
mix up
1. to blend together. I need to mix up another tin of paint.
2. to confuse or muddle. I'm always mixing the twins up.
3. to confuse or upset. You've mixed me up completely with all this information.

mix

مَزِيجٌ, يَـمْزِجُ směs, smísit blande, blanding mischen, Mischung αναμιγνύω, μείγμα mezcla, mezclar sekoittaa, sekoitus mélange, mélanger miješati, mješavina mescolare, miscela 混ぜる, 混合物 ...을 섞다, 혼합 가루 mengsel, mixen blande, blanding mieszanina, wymieszać mistura, misturar смешивать, сухая смесь blanda, blandning การผสม, ผสม karışık, karıştırmak hòa trộn, sự hòa trộn 混合

mix

vt. mezclar, juntar, asociar.

mix

vt mezclar
References in classic literature ?
Laurence, but says he's very proud and doesn't like to mix with his neighbors.
Better mix it up, I reckon--have suthin' half statoo, half fountain," interposed the elder Mattingly, better known as "Maryland Joe," "and set it up afore the Town Hall and Free Library I'm kalklatin' to give.
She offered her mind to my disclosures as, had I wished to mix a witch's broth and proposed it with assurance, she would have held out a large clean saucepan.
Clare got dat ar chest, he said, for dat; but I likes to mix up biscuit and hev my things on it some days, and then it an't handy a liftin' up the lid.
It will not answer to mix methods, Father; neither would it be professional courtesy.
Mix well together, knead into the form of a "pone," and let the pone stand awhile--not on its edge, but the other way.
I think, on the contrary, when people shut themselves up entirely from society, it is a very bad thing; and that it is much more advisable to mix in the world in a proper degree, without living in it either too much or too little.
Their visitors, except those from Barton Park, were not many; for, in spite of Sir John's urgent entreaties that they would mix more in the neighbourhood, and repeated assurances of his carriage being always at their service, the independence of Mrs.
Afterwards, take a piece of smooth ivory--you have one prepared in your drawing-box: take your palette, mix your freshest, finest, clearest tints; choose your most delicate camel-hair pencils; delineate carefully the loveliest face you can imagine; paint it in your softest shades and sweetest lines, according to the description given by Mrs.
It's a quaint place, and they are quaint company, and it's quite a new sensation to mix with them.
Hereupon, a choleric gentleman, who had taken the fourth place on that seat, flew into a most violent passion, and said that it was a breach of contract to mix him up with such villainous company, and that it was poisonous and pernicious and infamous and shameful, and I don't know what else.
Aire, and ye Elements the eldest birth Of Natures Womb, that in quaternion run Perpetual Circle, multiform; and mix And nourish all things, let your ceasless change Varie to our great Maker still new praise.