mix-up

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Definition of mix-up

1 : a state or instance of confusion

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First Known Use of mix-up

1841, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of mix-up was in 1841

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“Mix-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mix-up. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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mix-up

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English Language Learners Definition of mix-up

: a mistake caused by confusion about something

mix-up

noun
\ ˈmiks-ˌəp \

Kids Definition of mix-up

: an instance of confusion There was a mix-up about the date.

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