intermingle

verb
in·​ter·​min·​gle | \ ˌin-tər-ˈmiŋ-gəl How to pronounce intermingle (audio) \
intermingled; intermingling; intermingles

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Examples of intermingle in a Sentence

In her short stories, science fiction and romance intermingle. thoroughly intermingle the different kinds of candy so that each bag will get a good assortment
Recent Examples on the Web At the high school, however, pupils intermingle with other grade levels all the time, so if one grade experiences a COVID-19 outbreak, the entire school would close, and all high schoolers would revert to remote or hybrid learning. Bob Sandrick, cleveland, "Strongsville schools plan return to in-person learning in mid-January," 23 Dec. 2020 Still, prison officials allowed the Chino men to intermingle with the native San Quentin prisoners, who were housed in open-facing cells with poor ventilation. Megan Cassidy, SFChronicle.com, "San Quentin youth offenders brace for transfers to overcrowded prison with active coronavirus cases," 29 Oct. 2020 There’s a new tension in the curated compositions that intermingle with the unrestrained tagging and protest slogans. Dianne Solis, Dallas News, "A West Dallas mural fest welcomes viewers for drive-by viewing, pandemic relief," 23 Oct. 2020 Guests will be placed in groups of four to five people and will not be permitted to intermingle with other parties. Megan Woodward, baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll, "Special Olympics of Carroll County spacing out pair of designer bag bingo fundraisers," 18 Sep. 2020 Pods will not intermingle, and siblings will be in the same pod. Stephanie Becker, CNN, "A California superintendent has a plan to bring students back to the classroom -- but not their teachers," 18 Aug. 2020 And a lot of these people really just are friends who intermingle, get COVID-19 tests, and go do socially distant things together. Lia Beck, refinery29.com, "Take All This Recent Bachelor In Paradise Sleuthing With A Huge Grain Of Salt," 10 Aug. 2020 Two groups report early for morning workouts, running and treatment, and move in a coordinated fashion throughout the building to intermingle as little as possible. Dave Birkett, Detroit Free Press, "As COVID-19 hits close to home, Detroit Lions' Matt Patricia prepares for contingencies," 7 Aug. 2020 In a hybrid model, when students are kept out of school for multiple days each week, or every other week, a sizable percentage of them are likely to intermingle with other children and adults. David Zweig, Wired, "Hybrid Schooling Is the Most Dangerous Option of All," 6 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of intermingle

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Intermingle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intermingle. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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More Definitions for intermingle

intermingle

verb
How to pronounce intermingle (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of intermingle

: to mix together

intermingle

verb
in·​ter·​min·​gle | \ ˌin-tər-ˈmiŋ-gəl How to pronounce intermingle (audio) \
intermingled; intermingling

Kids Definition of intermingle

: to mix together

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