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mix·er

 (mĭk′sər)
n.
1. One that mixes: a mixer of concrete; a mixer of drinks.
2. A sociable person: She's outgoing and a good mixer.
3. An informal dance or party arranged to give members of a group an opportunity to get acquainted.
4. A device that blends or mixes substances or ingredients, especially by mechanical agitation.
5. A nonalcoholic beverage, such as soda water or ginger ale, used in mixed drinks.
6. Electronics
a. One who mixes the audio components of a recording.
b. A device used to combine and adjust sounds from a variety of sources in order to create a final recorded audio product, such as the soundtrack of a movie.

mixer

(ˈmɪksə)
n
1. a person or thing that mixes
2. informal
a. a person considered in relation to his or her ability to mix socially
b. a person who creates trouble for others
3. (Cookery) a kitchen appliance, usually electrical, used for mixing foods, etc
4. a drink such as ginger ale, fruit juice, etc, used in preparing cocktails
5. (Electronics) electronics a device in which two or more input signals are combined to give a single output signal
6. (Broadcasting) short for sound mixer, vision mixer

mix•er

(ˈmɪk sər)

n.
1. a person or thing that mixes.
2. a person with reference to sociability: She's a good mixer at a party.
3. a kitchen device.
4. a nonalcoholic beverage, as soda water, used in a mixed drink.
5.
a. an electronic device for controlling and balancing sounds from various sources for broadcast or recording.
b. a technician who operates such a device.
6. a technician who combines various recorded elements and effects into a single soundtrack, as of a motion picture.
7. a social event where people can meet informally.
[1605–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mixer - a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activitymixer - a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity
party - a group of people gathered together for pleasure; "she joined the party after dinner"
2.mixer - club soda or fruit juice used to mix with alcoholmixer - club soda or fruit juice used to mix with alcohol
beverage, drinkable, potable, drink - any liquid suitable for drinking; "may I take your beverage order?"
mixed drink - made of two or more ingredients
3.mixer - electronic equipment that mixes two or more input signals to give a single output signalmixer - electronic equipment that mixes two or more input signals to give a single output signal
electronic equipment - equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
4.mixer - a kitchen utensil that is used for mixing foodsmixer - a kitchen utensil that is used for mixing foods
blender, liquidiser, liquidizer - an electrically powered mixer with whirling blades that mix or chop or liquefy foods
eggwhisk, eggbeater - a mixer for beating eggs or whipping cream
electric mixer - a food mixer powered by an electric motor
kitchen utensil - a utensil used in preparing food
whisk - a mixer incorporating a coil of wires; used for whipping eggs or cream

mixer

noun blender, whisk, churn, food processor, liquidizer an electric food mixer
Translations
خَلَّاطٌخَلّاطَه، جَبّالَه
mixérmíchač
mikserrøremaskine
sekoitinblandismikseri
mélangeurmixeurrobot mixeur
mikser
keverõ
hrærivél; félagslyndur maîur
ミキサー
믹서
miešač
mešalnik
mixer
เครื่องผสม
máy trộn

mixer

[ˈmɪksəʳ]
A. N
1. (Culin) → batidora f
2. (= cement mixer) → hormigonera f
3. (Rad) → mezclador(a) m/f
4. (= sociable person) he's a good mixertiene don de gentes
he's not much of a mixerno le gusta alternar, no tiene don de gentes
5. (= drink) → refresco m (para mezclar con licores)
6. (US) (Univ) → fiesta f de bienvenida para nuevos estudiantes
B. CPD mixer tap N (Brit) → (grifo m) monobloque m

mixer

[ˈmɪksər] n
(for food)mixeur m
(= person) she's a good mixer → elle est très sociablemixer tap nmélangeur mmixing bowl nsaladier m

mixer

n
(= food mixer)Mixer m, → Mixgerät nt; (= cement mixer)Mischmaschine f
(for drink) Cola, Ginger Ale, Tonic etc zum Auffüllen von alkoholischen Mixgetränken
(Rad) (= person)Toningenieur(in) m(f), → Mixer(in) m(f); (= thing)Mischpult nt
(= sociable person) to be a good mixerkontaktfreudig sein; David’s not much of a mixerDavid ist ziemlich kontaktarm or verschlossen
(US inf) → Party fzum Kennenlernen; (for new students) → Erstsemesterfete f

mixer

[ˈmɪksəʳ] n
a. (for food, electric) → frullatore m, mixer m inv; (hand) → frullino
b. (person) he's a good mixerè molto socievole

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.

mixer

خَلَّاطٌ mixér mikser Mixer μίξερ mezcladora sekoitin mixeur mikser frullatore ミキサー 믹서 mixer mikser mikser batedeira миксер mixer เครื่องผสม mikser máy trộn 搅拌器
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