What does Mixed mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. assorted, miscellaneous, mixed, motley, sundry(a)adjective

    consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds

    "an arrangement of assorted spring flowers"; "assorted sizes"; "miscellaneous accessories"; "a mixed program of baroque and contemporary music"; "a motley crew"; "sundry sciences commonly known as social"- I.A.Richards

  2. interracial, mixedadjective

    involving or composed of different races

    "interracial schools"; "a mixed neighborhood"


  1. mixedadjective

    Having two or more separate aspects.

    I get a very mixed feeling from this puzzling painting.

  2. mixedadjective

    Not completely pure, tainted or adulterated.

    My joy was somewhat mixed when my partner said she was pregnant: it's a lot of responsibility.

  3. mixedadjective

    Including both male(s) and female(s).

  4. mixedadjective

    Stemming from two or more races or breeds

  5. Etymology: From mix, equivalent to. Compare mixid, miscode. More at mix.


  1. mixed

    "Mixed" is a term used to describe the combination or blending of different elements, substances, types, or categories together. It can refer to diverse contexts such as mixed race, mixed emotions, or mixed results, implying a variety or assortment. In a literal sense, "mixed" can also refer to when ingredients are combined together, like in cooking or chemistry.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mixed

    of Mix

  2. Mixedadjective

    formed by mixing; united; mingled; blended. See Mix, v. t. & i

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. mixed

    In artillery and naval gunfire support, a spotting, or an observation, by a spotter or an observer to indicate that the rounds fired resulted in an equal number of air and impact bursts.

Editors Contribution

  1. mixed

    Mixed (adj.) combined with different kinds of things, races, or people of both sexes.

    Mixed is made up of classes, types or groups jointly collected as one.

    Submitted by pinkss5 on October 21, 2015  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Mixed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4173

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Mixed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2943

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Mixed' in Adjectives Frequency: #608

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mixed in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mixed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Mixed in a Sentence

  1. Oliver Barron:

    SOE reform remains a confusion given the apparent contrasts between those pushing market-oriented reform and mixed ownership, and those stressing the role of the Communist Party.

  2. Gohar Rasool:

    The cement sector staged a mixed performance where Fauji Cement Company Ltd, despite outperforming market expectations, failed to ignite investors' interest.

  3. Hussein Sayed:

    Brexit headlines continue to provide mixed signals despite a deal looking more likely when compared to a week ago.

  4. Tamara Pletnyova:

    We must give birth to our children. These (mixed race) kids suffer and have suffered since Soviet times, it's one thing if they're of the same race but quite another if they're of a different race. I'm not a nationalist, but nevertheless I know that children suffer. They are abandoned, and that's it, they stay here with mum.

  5. Joe Burrow:

    I ’m sure if you polled the locker room there would be mixed votes on that, personally, I think playing is going to be tough, but there’s people that want to play, too, and there’s people that do n’t.

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