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English definition of “mix”

mix

verb   /mɪks/
A2 to put different things together in order to make something new: 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 : a feeling of anger mixed with sadness
to meet and talk to people : She enjoys going to parties and mixing with people .
(Definition of mix verb from the Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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