mixtape

or mix tape

[miks-teyp]

noun Music.

a recording on a cassette tape, CD, or digital medium, consisting of music or songs selected by a single person: My boyfriend made me the greatest mixtape for my birthday.
such a recording consisting of music or songs personally selected by the artist, usually a hip-hop artist: His mixtape from a live performance helped propel him to stardom.
a recording consisting of blended or recombined tracks, or a series of tracks with smooth transitions, especially one created by a DJ.

Nearby words

  1. mixolydian mode,
  2. mixoploid,
  3. mixotroph,
  4. mixt,
  5. mixt.,
  6. mixte,
  7. mixtec,
  8. mixteco,
  9. mixter-maxter,
  10. mixture

Origin of mixtape


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British Dictionary definitions for mix tape

mix tape

noun

a collection of songs or tunes by different performers, selected by an individual and recorded on an audio tape, compact disc, etc
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