verb (used with object), blend·ed or blent, blend·ing.
verb (used without object), blend·ed or blent, blend·ing.
Origin of blend
Examples from the Web for blent
Blent with it was the tenderness of a lover when he knows he is loved, and just a shade of shamefacedness as well.The Quiver, 11/1899|Anonymous
But Blent was a crafty old party and did not easily give up the pursuit of the young fellow he had come to the island to nab.
It could not be denied that Blinkhampton was among the things which arose out of Blent.Tristram of Blent|Anthony Hope
Blent and kneaded with the half-burning ashes, the streams fell like seething mud over the streets in frequent intervals.The Last Days of Pompeii|Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
That's what made him so savage with Blent, and he come pretty near killin' him.
Word Origin for blend
c.1300, blenden, "to mix, mingle, stir up a liquid," in northern writers, from or akin to rare Old English blandan "to mix," blondan (Mercian) or Old Norse blanda "to mix," or a combination of the two; from Proto-Germanic *blandan "to mix," which comes via a notion of "to make cloudy" from an extended Germanic form of the PIE root *bhel- (1) "to shine, flash, burn" (see bleach (v.); also blind (adj.)). Cf. Old Saxon and Old High German blantan, Gothic blandan, Middle High German blenden "to mix;" German Blendling "bastard, mongrel," and outside Germanic, Lithuanian blandus "troubled, turbid, thick;" Old Church Slavonic blesti "to go astray." Figurative use from early 14c. Related: Blended; blending.
"mixture formed by blending," 1690s, from blend (v.).