intermingle

[in-ter-ming-guh l]

verb (used with or without object), in·ter·min·gled, in·ter·min·gling.

to mingle, one with another; intermix.

Nearby words

  1. intermetallic compound,
  2. intermetatarsal joint,
  3. intermezzo,
  4. intermigration,
  5. interminable,
  6. intermission,
  7. intermissive,
  8. intermit,
  9. intermittence,
  10. intermittent

Origin of intermingle

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at inter-, mingle

Related formsin·ter·min·gle·ment, nounun·in·ter·min·gled, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for intermingle

intermingle

verb

to mix or cause to mix or mingle together
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Word Origin and History for intermingle

intermingle

v.

late 15c., from inter- + mingle. Related: Intermingled; intermingling.

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