blend in

phrasal verb

Definition of blend in 

1 : to look like things nearby The fish settles on the sandy ocean bottom where it blends in perfectly.

2 : to look like one belongs with a particular group She tried to blend in by dressing like the other girls. often + with I've always found it difficult to blend in with my peers.

3 : to add (something) to a mixture or substance and mix it thoroughly Mix the first three ingredients together, then blend in the cream. Blend the white paint in last.

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