commingle

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verb com·min·gle \kə-ˈmiŋ-gəl, kä-\

Definition of commingle

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to blend thoroughly into a harmonious whole … that fine and funny book, in which horror and laughter are commingled … — William Styron

  3. 2 :  to combine (funds or properties) into a common fund or stock Proceeds from the sale have been commingled with other funds.

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to become commingled

Examples of commingle in a Sentence

  1. Fact and fiction commingle in the story.

  2. He commingled his personal funds with money from the business.

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Origin and Etymology of commingle

see mingle

Synonym Discussion of commingle

mix, mingle, commingle, blend, merge, coalesce, amalgamate, fuse mean to combine into a more or less uniform whole. mix may or may not imply loss of each element's identity. mix the salad greens mix a drink mingle usually suggests that the elements are still somewhat distinguishable or separately active. fear mingled with anticipation in my mind commingle implies a closer or more thorough mingling. a sense of duty commingled with a fierce pride drove her blend implies that the elements as such disappear in the resulting mixture. blended several teas to create a balanced flavor merge suggests a combining in which one or more elements are lost in the whole. in his mind reality and fantasy merged coalesce implies an affinity in the merging elements and usually a resulting organic unity. telling details that coalesce into a striking portrait amalgamate implies the forming of a close union without complete loss of individual identities. refugees who were readily amalgamated into the community fuse stresses oneness and indissolubility of the resulting product. a building in which modernism and classicism are fused

COMMINGLE Defined for English Language Learners

commingle

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Definition of commingle for English Language Learners

  • : to join or mix together


Law Dictionary

commingle

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verb com·min·gle \kə-ˈmiŋ-gəl, kä-\

Legal Definition of commingle

commingled

commingling

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to combine (funds or properties) into a common fund or stock
  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to become commingled



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