Translation of "mix" - English-German dictionary


verb /miks/

to put or blend together to form one mass

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

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

I have mixed feelings about leaving home
a mixed population.

done, used etc by people of different sexes

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

I need to mix up another tin of paint.

to confuse or muddle

I’m always mixing the twins up.

to confuse or upset

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

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