part of speech: verb

inflections: mixes, mixing, mixed

definition 1: to put different things together so that the parts become one.

  • If you mix yellow and blue you will have green.

synonyms: blend, combine, compound, mingle

antonyms: separate

definition 2: to put together in a confused way (often followed by “up”).

  • Their hats and coats were all mixed up.

synonyms: confuse, jumble, muddle

definition 3: to meet and greet other people.

  • I mixed with many interesting people at the party last night.

synonyms: associate, circulate, mingle

part of speech: noun

definition 1: something that is made of parts or substances meant to be mixed with liquid.

  • We will need to add milk to the cake mix.

definition 2: a combination of two or more kinds of things.

  • In the bowl there was a mix of nuts, raisins, and pretzels.

Word Builder: mix +

mixer1: a soft drink that you mix with alcohol.
mixer2: a machine that you use to mix batter or dough.
mixer3: a party at which people who don’t know each other meet.