mixed /ˈmɪkst/ 形容詞
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.
Mixed a. Formed by mixing; united; mingled; blended. See Mix, v. t. & i.
Mixed action Law, a suit combining the properties of a real and a personal action.
Mixed angle, a mixtilineal angle.
Mixed fabric, a textile fabric composed of two or more kinds of fiber, as a poplin.
Mixed marriage, a marriage between persons of different races or religions; specifically, one between a Roman Catholic and a Protestant.
Mixed number, a whole number and a fraction taken together.
Mixed train, a railway train containing both passenger and freight cars.
Mixed voices Mus., voices of both males and females united in the same performance.
adj 1: caused to combine or unite [syn: amalgamated, intermingled,
2: consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds
(even to the point of incongruity); "an arrangement of
assorted spring flowers"; "assorted sizes"; "miscellaneous
accessories"; "a mixed program of baroque and contemporary
music"; "a motley crew"; "sundry sciences commonly known
as social"- I.A.Richards [syn: assorted, miscellaneous,
3: involving or composed of different races; "interracial
schools"; "a mixed neighborhood" [syn: interracial]