mixed bag

noun

Definition of mixed bag

1 :a miscellaneous collection :assortment
2 :one having both positive and negative qualities or aspects
  • his performance was a mixed bag

Examples of mixed bag in a Sentence

  1. His performance was a mixed bag.

  2. a mixed bag of professional astronomers and amateur enthusiasts attended the conference

First Known Use of mixed bag

1919


MIXED BAG Defined for English Language Learners

mixed bag

noun

Definition of mixed bag for English Language Learners

  • : a collection of different kinds of things

  • : something that has both good and bad qualities or parts



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