mishmash

noun mish·mash \ ˈmish-ˌmash , -ˌmäsh \
Updated on: 12 Nov 2017

Definition of mishmash

Examples of mishmash in a Sentence

  1. the painting was just a mishmash of colors and abstract shapes as far as we could tell

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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


MISHMASH Defined for English Language Learners

mishmash

noun

Definition of mishmash for English Language Learners

  • : a confused mixture of things



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