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Definition 1: the act of mixing together - [noun denoting act]

Samples where mix or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • paste made by a mix of flour and water
  • the mixing of sound channels in the recording studio

Synonyms for mix in the sense of this definition

(mix is a kind of ...) the act of combining things to form a new whole

Definition 2: an event that combines things in a mixture - [noun denoting event]

Samples where mix or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a gradual mixture of cultures

Synonyms for mix in the sense of this definition

(mix is a kind of ...) an occurrence that results in things being united

(... is a kind of mix ) an occurrence of an unusual mixture

"it suddenly spewed out a thick green concoction"

(... is a kind of mix ) an occurrence of thorough mixing

Definition 3: a commercially prepared mixture of dry ingredients - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for mix in the sense of this definition

(mix is a kind of ...) any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients

"he volunteered to taste her latest concoction" "he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade"

(... is a kind of mix ) a commercial preparation containing most of the ingredients for a dish

(... is a kind of mix ) a commercially prepared mixture of flour and salt and a leavening agent

Definition 4: mix together different elements - [verb of change]

Samples where mix or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The colors blend well

Synonyms for mix in the sense of this definition

(mix is a kind of ...) change in physical make-up

(... is a kind of mix ) make an alloy of

(... is a kind of mix ) mix or blend

"Hyaline casts were admixed with neutrophils"

(... is a kind of mix ) unite chemically so that the product is easily broken down into the original compounds

(... is a kind of mix ) grow together (of plants and organs)

"After many years the rose bushes grew together"

(... is a kind of mix ) cause (something) to be mixed with (something else)

"At this stage of making the cake, blend in the nuts"

(... is a kind of mix ) lose its distinct outline or shape; blend gradually

"Hundreds of actors were melting into the scene"

(... is a kind of mix ) cause to become one with

"The sales tax is absorbed into the state income tax"

(... is a kind of mix ) mix in specific proportions

"gauge plaster"

(... is a kind of mix ) become fused

Definition 5: add as an additional element or part - [verb of change]

Samples where mix or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • mix water into the drink

Synonyms for mix in the sense of this definition

(mix is a kind of ...) 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"

(... is a kind of mix ) add an enlivening or altering element to

"blue paint dashed with white"

Definition 6: combine (electronic signals) - [verb of change]

Samples where mix or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • mixing sounds

(mix is a kind of ...) put or add together

"combine resources"

Definition 7: to bring or combine together or with something else - [verb of contact]

Samples where mix or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • resourcefully he mingled music and dance

Synonyms for mix in the sense of this definition

(mix is a kind of ...) 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"

(... is a kind of mix ) gather in a mass, sum, or whole

(... is a kind of mix ) make a concoction (of) by mixing

(... is a kind of mix ) combine so as to form a whole; mix

"compound the ingredients"

(... is a kind of mix ) combine into one

"blend the nuts and raisins together" "he blends in with the crowd" "We don't intermingle much"

Definition 8: mix so as to make a random order or arrangement - [verb of contact]

Samples where mix or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • shuffle the cards

Synonyms for mix in the sense of this definition

(mix is a kind of ...) hold something in one's hands and move it

(... is a kind of mix ) shuffle again

"So as to prevent cheating, he was asked to reshuffle the cards"

(... is a kind of mix ) shuffle (playing cards) by separating the deck into two parts and riffling with the thumbs so the cards intermix

(... is a kind of mix ) divide a deck of cards at random into two parts to make selection difficult

"Wayne cut" "She cut the deck for a long time"

Samples where mix or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • This school is completely desegregated

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