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verb (used with or without object)
  1. to mix together; intermingle.
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Origin of intermix

1555–65; back formation from intermixt (now intermixed past participle) < Latin intermixtus past participle of intermiscēre to mingle together. See inter-, mix
Related formsin·ter·mix·a·ble, adjectivein·ter·mix·ed·ly, adverb
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Related Words for intermix

incorporate, mingle, amalgamate, synthesize, jumble, braid, transfuse, instill, intermingle, suffuse, knead, cross, unite, commingle, coalesce, infuse, stir, associate, tangle, conjoin

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British Dictionary definitions for intermix


  1. (tr) to mix (ingredients, liquids, etc) together
  2. (intr) to become or have the capacity to become combined, joined, etc
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Word Origin and History for intermix


1550s (implied in intermixed), from inter- + mix (v.). Related: Intermixed; intermixing.

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