intermix

verb in·ter·mix \ ˌin-tər-ˈmiks \
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of intermix

transitive verb
: to mix together
intransitive verb
: 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

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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


INTERMIX Defined for English Language Learners

intermix

verb

Definition of intermix for English Language Learners

  • : to mix together



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