Translation of "mix" - English-Spanish dictionary

mix

verb uk /mɪks/

A2 to put different things together in order to make something new

mezclar
Mix the powder with water to form a paste.
Put the chocolate, butter, and egg in a bowl and mix them all together.

B1 to have two or more qualities, or to do two or more activities, etc. at the same time

combinar
a feeling of anger mixed with sadness

to meet and talk to people

relacionarse
She enjoys going to parties and mixing with people.
→ Phrasal verbs mix someone/something up , mix something up
noun [ no plural ] uk /mɪks/

B1 a combination of things or people, often in a group

mezcla
There’s a good mix of nationalities in the class.

(Translation of “mix” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

mix

verb /miks/

to put or blend together to form one mass

mezclar
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

mezclar
She mixed the cement in a bucket.

to go together or blend successfully to form one mass

mezclar, amasar
Oil and water don’t mix.

to go together socially

mezclarse, juntarse
People of different races were mixing together happily.
mixed adjective

consisting of different kinds

variado
I have mixed feelings about leaving home
a mixed population.

done, used etc by people of different sexes

mixto
mixed tennis.
mixer noun

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

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

the result of mixing things or people together

mezcla
a mixture of eggs, flour and milk.

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

mezcla, preparado
The doctor gave the baby some cough mixture.

the act of mixing

mezcla
The mixture of Eastern and Western flavours works very wiell in this dish.
mixed media noun

the use of different materials or methods together, especially in a work of art

arte multimedia
Artists working in mixed media are afforded a great deal of creative freedom.
mix-up noun

a confused situation etc

confusión
a mix-up over the concert tickets.
be mixed up phrasal verb

to be involved

estar envuelto
He was mixed up in that burglary.
mix up phrasal verb

to blend together

mezclar
I need to mix up another tin of paint.

to confuse or muddle

confundir
I’m always mixing the twins up.

to confuse or upset

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

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