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commix

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verb com·mix \kə-ˈmiks, kä-\

Definition of commix

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  mingle, blend

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to become mingled or blended



Examples of commix

  1. <I learned which spices are commixed to make curry powder.>



Origin of commix

back-formation from Middle English comixt blended, from Latin commixtus, past participle of commiscēre to mix together, from com- + miscēre to mix — more at mix


First Known Use: 15th century


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