Definition of mingle
- The story mingles fact with fiction.
The story mingles fact and fiction.
Several flavors mingle in the stew.
It's a story in which fact mingles with fiction.
The host was too busy to mingle during the party.
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
: to combine or bring together two or more things
: to move around during a party, meeting, etc., and talk informally with different people
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investment of mental or emotional energy
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