Meaning of “mixed bag” in the English Dictionary


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mixed bagnoun [ C usually sing ]

us /ˈmɪkst ˈbæɡ/ infml

a situation that involves a variety of things, esp. good things mixed with bad things:

There's a real mixed bag of weather across the nation today – some hot weather, some fog, and some very big storms.

(Definition of “mixed bag” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)