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English noun: mix

1. mix (food) a commercially prepared mixture of dry ingredients


Synonymspremix


Broader (hypernym)concoction, intermixture, mixture


Narrower (hyponym)ready-mix, self-raising flour, self-rising flour

2. mix (event) an event that combines things in a mixture


SamplesA gradual mixture of cultures.


Synonymsmixture


Broader (hypernym)combine, combining


Narrower (hyponym)blend, concoction

3. mix (act) the act of mixing together


SamplesPaste made by a mix of flour and water.
The mixing of sound channels in the recording studio.


Synonymsadmixture, commixture, intermixture, mixing, mixture


Broader (hypernym)combination, combining, compounding


English verb: mix

1. mix (change) mix together different elements


SamplesThe colors blend well.


Synonymsblend, coalesce, combine, commingle, conflate, flux, fuse, immix, meld, merge


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)change integrity


Narrower (hyponym)absorb, accrete, admix, alloy, blend in, conjugate, gauge, meld, melt, mix in, syncretise, syncretize

2. mix (social) open (a place) to members of all races and ethnic groups


SamplesThis school is completely desegregated.


Synonymsdesegregate, integrate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Antonymssegregate

3. mix (change) combine (electronic signals)


SamplesMixing sounds.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)combine, compound

4. mix (change) add as an additional element or part


SamplesMix water into the drink.


Synonymsmix in


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)add


Narrower (hyponym)dash

5. mix (contact) to bring or combine together or with something else


SamplesResourcefully he mingled music and dance.


Synonymsamalgamate, commix, mingle, unify


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)alter, change, modify


Narrower (hyponym)aggregate, blend, combine, combine, compound, concoct, immingle, intermingle, intermix

6. mix (contact) mix so as to make a random order or arrangement


SamplesShuffle the cards.


Synonymsruffle, shuffle


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)manipulate


Narrower (hyponym)cut, reshuffle, riffle









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