What does mingle mean?

Definitions for mingle
ˈmɪŋ gəlmin·gle

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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"

GCIDE

  1. Mingle(v. i.)

    To associate (with certain people); as, he's too highfalutin to mingle with working stiffs.

  2. Mingle(v. i.)

    To move (among other people); -- of people; as, the president left his car to mingle with the crowd; a host at a a party should mingle with his guests.

Wiktionary

  1. mingle(Noun)

    A mixture.

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

  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.

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

  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.

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

  4. mingle(Verb)

    To deprive of purity by mixture; to contaminate.

    A mingled, imperfect virtue. -Henry Rogers.

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

  5. mingle(Verb)

    To put together; to join. Shakespeare.

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

  6. mingle(Verb)

    To make or prepare by mixing the ingredients of.

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

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

  7. mingle(Verb)

    To become mixed or blended.

    Etymology: 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

    Etymology: [From OE. mengen, AS. mengan; akin to D. & G. mengen, Icel. menga, also to E. among, and possibly to mix. Cf. Among, Mongrel.]

  2. Mingle(verb)

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

    Etymology: [From OE. mengen, AS. mengan; akin to D. & G. mengen, Icel. menga, also to E. among, and possibly to mix. Cf. Among, Mongrel.]

  3. Mingle(verb)

    to deprive of purity by mixture; to contaminate

    Etymology: [From OE. mengen, AS. mengan; akin to D. & G. mengen, Icel. menga, also to E. among, and possibly to mix. Cf. Among, Mongrel.]

  4. Mingle(verb)

    to put together; to join

    Etymology: [From OE. mengen, AS. mengan; akin to D. & G. mengen, Icel. menga, also to E. among, and possibly to mix. Cf. Among, Mongrel.]

  5. Mingle(verb)

    to make or prepare by mixing the ingredients of

    Etymology: [From OE. mengen, AS. mengan; akin to D. & G. mengen, Icel. menga, also to E. among, and possibly to mix. Cf. Among, Mongrel.]

  6. Mingle(verb)

    to become mixed or blended

    Etymology: [From OE. mengen, AS. mengan; akin to D. & G. mengen, Icel. menga, also to E. among, and possibly to mix. Cf. Among, Mongrel.]

  7. Mingle(noun)

    a mixture

    Etymology: [From OE. mengen, AS. mengan; akin to D. & G. mengen, Icel. menga, also to E. among, and possibly to mix. Cf. Among, Mongrel.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Mingle

    ming′gl, v.t. to mix: to unite into one mass: to confuse: to join in mutual intercourse.—v.i. to become mixed or confused.—n. a medley.—n. Ming′le-mang′le, a medley, jumble.—v.t. to confuse, jumble together.—ns. Ming′lement; Ming′ler; Ming′ling, mixture: a mixing or blending together.—adv. Ming′lingly. [Freq. of ming.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mingle in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mingle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of mingle in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    Better to remain always single than to mingle ever with a person who doesn’t stop the people admiring him/her like God.

  2. John Donne:

    More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

  3. Rule of Life:

    It is certain that either wise bearing or ignorant carriage is caught, as men take diseases, one from another; therefore, let all take heed as to the society in which they mingle, for in a little while they will be like it.

  4. Buddha:

    You should respect each other and refrain from disputes you should not, like water and oil, repel each other, but should, like milk and water, mingle together.

  5. Emeasoba George:

    You've got to stop mingling with the crowd. For, you were born and meant to stand out and never to mingle with the crowd. So what? dare to stand out and then make a difference. -Emeasoba George

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Translations for mingle

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  • vermengenGerman
  • mezclarSpanish
  • sekoittua, saastuttaa, sotkeutua, sekoittaa, yhdistyä, sotkea, yhtyä, yhdistää, valmistaaFinnish
  • mélangerFrench
  • आपस में मिलनाHindi
  • mescolare, combinare, rimestare, contaminare, amalgamare, rigirare, miscelare, mescolarsiItalian
  • misceoLatin
  • tautūtakitakiMāori
  • vermengenDutch
  • misturarPortuguese
  • amestecaRomanian
  • враща́ться, сме́шиваться, сме́шивать, обща́ться, смеша́ться, смеша́тьRussian
  • 交融Chinese

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