What does blend mean?

Definitions for blend
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blendnoun

    an occurrence of thorough mixing

  2. blend, portmanteau word, portmanteaunoun

    a new word formed by joining two others and combining their meanings

    "`smog' is a blend of `smoke' and `fog'"; "`motel' is a portmanteau word made by combining `motor' and `hotel'"; "`brunch' is a well-known portmanteau"

  3. blend, blendingverb

    the act of blending components together thoroughly

  4. blend, intermix, immingle, intermingleverb

    combine into one

    "blend the nuts and raisins together"; "he blends in with the crowd"; "We don't intermingle much"

  5. blend, go, blend inverb

    blend or harmonize

    "This flavor will blend with those in your dish"; "This sofa won't go with the chairs"

  6. blend, flux, mix, conflate, commingle, immix, fuse, coalesce, meld, combine, mergeverb

    mix together different elements

    "The colors blend well"

Wiktionary

  1. blendnoun

    A mixture of two or more things.

  2. blendnoun

    A word formed by combining two other words; a grammatical contamination, portmanteau word.

    The word brunch is a blend of the words breakfast and lunch.

  3. blendverb

    To mix.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Blendverb

    to mix or mingle together; esp. to mingle, combine, or associate so that the separate things mixed, or the line of demarcation, can not be distinguished. Hence: To confuse; to confound

  2. Blendverb

    to pollute by mixture or association; to spoil or corrupt; to blot; to stain

  3. Blendverb

    to mingle; to mix; to unite intimately; to pass or shade insensibly into each other, as colors

  4. Blendnoun

    a thorough mixture of one thing with another, as color, tint, etc., into another, so that it cannot be known where one ends or the other begins

  5. Blendadjective

    to make blind, literally or figuratively; to dazzle; to deceive

Freebase

  1. Blend

    In linguistics, a blend is a word formed from parts of two or more other words. These parts are sometimes, but not always, morphemes.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Blend

    blend, v.t. to mix together: to confound.—v.i. to be mingled or mixed:—pa.p. blend′ed and blent.—n. a mixture:—n. Blend′ing, the act of mingling: the process by which the fusion of paints is effected. [A.S. blandan.]

Rap Dictionary

  1. blendnoun

    See marijuana.

Editors Contribution

  1. blend

    To create with a number of things.

    They put all the vegetables in the pot to cook and then blend into a beautiful tasty soup.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 31, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blend in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blend in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of blend in a Sentence

  1. Wes Gordon:

    The Carolina Herrera woman is bold, she's colorful, she's the center of the party, she's never looking for a wardrobe to disappear or blend in. I often say that, on a rainy gray day such as today, when everyone on the sidewalk will be in a black coat, the Carolina Herrera woman is in hot pink.

  2. Hindu Drama:

    Who can tell Men?s hearts? The purest comprehend Such contradictions, and can blend The force to bear, the power to feel, The tender bud, the tempered steel.

  3. Leroy Chiao:

    It takes money to shut contracts off, dispose of hardware, kind of blend everything back in. So, you’re going to be spending money for a few years.

  4. Conor McGregor:

    We created close to one hundred blends and ultimately selected what we knew was the one and only proper whiskey blend. We took the time to develop an incredible whiskey and I’m excited to share it with the world.

  5. Franklin County:

    He was dressed for the woods, he would blend right in if he stood still.

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  • مزيجArabic
  • смес, смесвам, смесица, съчетавамBulgarian
  • mesclaCatalan, Valencian
  • Mischung, vermischen, mixen, mischenGerman
  • μείγμαGreek
  • mezclar, mezcla, palabra compuesta, combinarSpanish
  • sulamaEstonian
  • koostesana, yhdistelmä, sekoittaa, sekoitus, sekoittuaFinnish
  • mixer, mélange, mêler, mélangerFrench
  • amalgamare, combinazione, miscelare, miscela, mix, rimestare, amalgama, mescolareItalian
  • konatu, whakahanumiMāori
  • mieszankaPolish
  • mescla, mistura, misturar, cruzamento, combinação, amálgamaPortuguese
  • amestecRomanian
  • смешение, смесьRussian
  • zmešati, mešanicaSlovene
  • blanda, blandningSwedish
  • கலவைTamil
  • కలుపు, కలగలుపు, మేళవించు, సమ్మేళనముTelugu
  • ปั่นThai

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