intermix

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verb in·ter·mix \ˌin-tər-ˈmiks\

Definition of intermix

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to mix together

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to become mixed together

intermixture

play \ˌin-tər-ˈmiks-chər\ noun

Examples of intermix in a sentence

  1. When they talk, they often intermix English and Spanish.

  2. intermixed the ingredients just until there were no more lumps in the batter

Origin and Etymology of intermix

back-formation from obsolete intermixt intermingled, from Latin intermixtus, past participle of intermiscēre to intermix, from inter- + miscēre to mix — more at mix


First Known Use: 1542


INTERMIX Defined for English Language Learners

intermix

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verb in·ter·mix \ˌin-tər-ˈmiks\

Definition of intermix for English Language Learners

  • : to mix together



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