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mix sth up

phrasal verb with mix
 
 
/mɪks/ verb
to cause a group of things to be untidy or badly organized: The books were all mixed up in a box.Dirty and untidy
Translations of “mix sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 弄錯,弄亂…
in Russian беспорядочно наваливать, перепутывать…
in Turkish birbirine karıştırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 弄错,弄乱…
in Polish pomieszać coś…
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