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
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.
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.
Maybe just a mishmash of bacteria consuming soap residue.
The commission is also expected to examine the party's nominating calendar -- which features the overwhelmingly white Iowa and New Hampshire voting first, and a geographic mishmash of states voting in clusters on the same day.
On the lengthy LP (21 tracks in all), there’s a mishmash of values, ideas and life mantras.
Most people conceive of political overreach as a mishmash of tactical measures and legislative objectives (like government shutdowns or huge tax cuts for the rich) that are dumb and morally wrong and counterproductive.
The economy is a mishmash of ham-handed central planning and runaway capitalism.
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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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