Translation of "mix" - English-French dictionary

mix

verb /miks/

to put or blend together to form one mass

mélanger
She mixed the butter and sugar together
He mixed the blue with the yellow to make green paint.

to prepare or make by doing this

préparer
She mixed the cement in a bucket.

to go together or blend successfully to form one mass

se mélanger
Oil and water don’t mix.

to go together socially

se mêler
People of different races were mixing together happily.
mixed adjective

consisting of different kinds

mélangé, mêlé
I have mixed feelings about leaving home
a mixed population.

done, used etc by people of different sexes

mixte
mixed tennis.
mixer noun

a person or thing that mixes; a thing which is used for mixing

mélangeur
an electric food-mixer.
mixture /ˈmikstʃə/ noun

the result of mixing things or people together

mélange
a mixture of eggs, flour and milk.

a number of things mixed together and used for a given purpose

préparation
The doctor gave the baby some cough mixture.

the act of mixing

mélange
The mixture of Eastern and Western flavours works very wiell in this dish.
mix-up noun

a confused situation etc

confusion
a mix-up over the concert tickets.
be mixed up

to be involved

être mêlé (à)
He was mixed up in that burglary.
mix up

to blend together

mélanger
I need to mix up another tin of paint.

to confuse or muddle

confondre
I’m always mixing the twins up.

to confuse or upset

embrouiller
You’ve mixed me up completely with all this information.

(Translation of “mix” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)