Examples of mishmash in a Sentence
the painting was just a mishmash of colors and abstract shapes as far as we could tell
Recent Examples of mishmash from the Web
The Spanish Fort is a mishmash of all kinds of New Orleans history.
The decor is made up of a mishmash of items, with shelves of bread and glass canisters of various grains stashed near the kitchen.
Rumi's masterpiece, the Mathnawi, is a fantastical, oceanic mishmash of folktales, philosophical speculation and lyric ebullience in which the worldly and the otherworldly, the secular and the sacred, blend constantly.
The mishmash of textures gives the Santa Fe’s dashboard a busy look that is made worse by a button-heavy center-control layout.
Now, a year later, the Heat are back at the Orlando Pro Summer League at the Amway Center, hoping to find their next McGruder from a mishmash of a roster that counts returning forward Okaro White as the lone player with NBA experience.
The production (which seems like too fancy a word) feels thrown together, a mishmash of letters, stand-up and video skits, served with an incongruous pickling of surreal shtick.
Hopkins isn't the only actor ill served by this mishmash, just the best.
The rest of the carpet was a mishmash of different dress codes and a gathering of people who would otherwise probably not be at the same event, but for whatever reason were joined by fate at Monday night’s premiere.
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Origin and Etymology of mishmash
Middle English & Yiddish; Middle English mysse masche, perhaps reduplication of mash mash; Yiddish mish-mash, perhaps reduplication of mishn to mix
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
MISHMASH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mishmash for English Language Learners
: a confused mixture of things
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