mixtie-maxtie

adjective
mix·​tie-max·​tie
variants: or mixty-maxty \ ¦mikstē¦makstē , -​ti \

Definition of mixtie-maxtie

 (Entry 1 of 2)

chiefly Scottish
: jumbled together : confused

mixtie-maxtie

noun
variants: or mixty-maxty \ " \ or less commonly mixter-maxter \ ˈmikstər¦makstər \

Definition of mixtie-maxtie (Entry 2 of 2)

chiefly Scottish
: a heterogeneous mixture

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History and Etymology for mixtie-maxtie

Adjective

alteration & reduplication of mixt, obsolete variant of mixed entry 1

Noun

mixter-maxter, alteration of mixtie-maxtie

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“Mixtie-maxtie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mixtie-maxtie. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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