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mix

verb /miks/
to put or blend together to form one mass
mischen
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
anrühren
She mixed the cement in a bucket.
to go together or blend successfully to form one mass
sich mischen lassen
Oil and water don’t mix.
to go together socially
sich mischen
People of different races were mixing together happily.
mixed adjective consisting of different kinds
gemischt
I have mixed feelings about leaving home a mixed population.
done, used etc by people of different sexes
gemischt
mixed tennis.
mixer noun a person or thing that mixes; a thing which is used for mixing
der Mixer
an electric food-mixer.
mixture /ˈmikstʃə/ noun the result of mixing things or people together
die Mischung
a mixture of eggs, flour and milk.
a number of things mixed together and used for a given purpose
die Mixtur
The doctor gave the baby some cough mixture.
the act of mixing
das Mischen
The mixture of Eastern and Western flavours works very wiell in this dish.
mix-up noun a confused situation etc
das Durcheinander
a mix-up over the concert tickets.
be mixed up to be involved
verwickelt sein (in)
He was mixed up in that burglary.
mix up to blend together
zusammenmischen
I need to mix up another tin of paint.
to confuse or muddle
verwechseln
I’m always mixing the twins up.
to confuse or upset
völlig durcheinanderbringen
You’ve mixed me up completely with all this information.
(Definition of mix from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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