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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 blend /ˈblɛnd/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Blend v. t. [imp. & p. p. Blended or Blent p. pr. & vb. n. Blending.]
 1. To mix or mingle together; esp. to mingle, combine, or associate so that the separate things mixed, or the line of demarcation, can not be distinguished. Hence: To confuse; to confound.
    Blending the grand, the beautiful, the gay.   --Percival.
 2. To pollute by mixture or association; to spoil or corrupt; to blot; to stain. [Obs.]
 Syn: -- To commingle; combine; fuse; merge; amalgamate; harmonize.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Blend v. i. To mingle; to mix; to unite intimately; to pass or shade insensibly into each other, as colors.
    There is a tone of solemn and sacred feeling that blends with our conviviality.   --Irving.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Blend, n. A thorough mixture of one thing with another, as color, tint, etc., into another, so that it cannot be known where one ends or the other begins.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Blend, v. t.  To make blind, literally or figuratively; to dazzle; to deceive. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an occurrence of thorough mixing
      2: a new word formed by joining two others and combining their
         meanings; "`smog' is a blend of `smoke' and `fog'";
         "`motel' is a portmanteau word made by combining `motor'
         and `hotel'"; "`brunch' is a well-known portmanteau" [syn:
          portmanteau word, portmanteau]
      3: the act of blending components together thoroughly [syn: blending]
      v 1: combine into one; "blend the nuts and raisins together"; "he
           blends in with the crowd"; "We don't intermingle much"
           [syn: intermix, immingle, intermingle]
      2: blend or harmonize; "This flavor will blend with those in
         your dish"; "This sofa won't go with the chairs" [syn: go,
          blend in]
      3: mix together different elements; "The colors blend well"
         [syn: flux, mix, conflate, commingle, immix, fuse,
          coalesce, meld, combine, merge]