Mix v. t. [imp. & p. p. Mixed (less properly Mixt); p. pr. & vb. n. Mixing.]
1. To cause a promiscuous interpenetration of the parts of, as of two or more substances with each other, or of one substance with others; to unite or blend into one mass or compound, as by stirring together; to mingle; to blend; as, to mix flour and salt; to mix wines.
Fair persuasions mixed with sugared words. --Shak.
2. To unite with in company; to join; to associate.
Ephraim, he hath mixed himself among the people. --Hos. vii. 8.
3. To form by mingling; to produce by the stirring together of ingredients; to compound of different parts.
Hast thou no poison mixed? --Shak.
I have chosen an argument mixed of religious and civil considerations. --Bacon.
Mix v. i.
1. To become united into a compound; to be blended promiscuously together.
2. To associate; to mingle; as, Democrats and Republicans mixed freely at the party.
He had mixed
Again in fancied safety with his kind. --Byron.
n 1: a commercially prepared mixture of dry ingredients [syn: premix]
2: an event that combines things in a mixture; "a gradual
mixture of cultures" [syn: mixture]
3: the act of mixing together; "paste made by a mix of flour
and water"; "the mixing of sound channels in the recording
studio" [syn: commixture, admixture, mixture, intermixture,
v 1: mix together different elements; "The colors blend well"
[syn: blend, flux, conflate, commingle, immix,
fuse, coalesce, meld, combine, merge]
2: open (a place) to members of all races and ethnic groups;
"This school is completely desegregated" [syn: desegregate,
integrate] [ant: segregate]
3: to bring or combine together or with something else;
"resourcefully he mingled music and dance" [syn: mingle,
commix, unify, amalgamate]
4: as of electronic signals; "mixing sounds"
5: add as an additional element or part; "mix water into the
drink" [syn: mix in]
6: mix so as to make a random order or arrangement; "shuffle
the cards" [syn: shuffle, ruffle]