Definitions for mingleˈmɪŋ gəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

min•gle*ˈmɪŋ gəl(v.; n.)-gled, -gling

  1. (v.i.)to become mixed, blended, or united.

  2. to mix in company.

  3. (v.t.)to mix or combine; put together in a mixture; blend.

  4. to unite, join, or conjoin.

  5. to cause to mix in company.

  6. to form by mixing; compound; concoct.

  7. (n.)mingles, two or more single, unrelated adults who live together.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

* Syn: See mix.

Origin of mingle:

1425–75; ME meng(en) to mix (OE mengan; c. OFris mengja, OHG mengen) +-(e)len -le

min′gler(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mix, mingle, commix, unify, amalgamate(verb)

    to bring or combine together or with something else

    "resourcefully he mingled music and dance"

  2. mingle(verb)

    get involved or mixed-up with

    "He was about to mingle in an unpleasant affair"

  3. jumble, mingle(verb)

    be all mixed up or jumbled together

    "His words jumbled"

Wiktionary

  1. mingle(Noun)

    A mixture.

  2. mingle(Verb)

    To mix; intermix; to combine or join, as an individual or part, with other parts, but commonly so as to be distinguishable in the product; to confuse; to confound.

  3. mingle(Verb)

    To associate or unite in society or by ties of relationship; to cause or allow to intermarry; to intermarry.

    The holy seed have mingled themselves with the people of those lands. Ezra ix. 2.

  4. mingle(Verb)

    To deprive of purity by mixture; to contaminate.

    A mingled, imperfect virtue. -Henry Rogers.

  5. mingle(Verb)

    : To put together; to join. Shakespeare.

  6. mingle(Verb)

    To make or prepare by mixing the ingredients of.

    [He] proceeded to mingle another draught. -Nathaniel Hawthorne.

  7. mingle(Verb)

    To become mixed or blended.

  8. Origin: mengel from the noun meng, compare Old English mengan. Cognate with Dutch mengen, German mengen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mingle(verb)

    to mix; intermix; to combine or join, as an individual or part, with other parts, but commonly so as to be distinguishable in the product; to confuse; to confound

  2. Mingle(verb)

    to associate or unite in society or by ties of relationship; to cause or allow to intermarry; to intermarry

  3. Mingle(verb)

    to deprive of purity by mixture; to contaminate

  4. Mingle(verb)

    to put together; to join

  5. Mingle(verb)

    to make or prepare by mixing the ingredients of

  6. Mingle(verb)

    to become mixed or blended

  7. Mingle(noun)

    a mixture


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

mingle(verb)

to mix

He mingled with the crowd.

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