Origin of mixture
Examples from the Web for mixture
Cook, stirring often, for 10 minutes or until the sugar is completely dissolved and the mixture is smooth.Make ‘The Chew’s’ Carla Hall’s Sticky Toffee Pudding|Carla Hall|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I said that mixture of glamour and vulnerability is potent, especially if you can sense the vulnerability.Daphne Merkin on Lena Dunham, Book Criticism, and Self-Examination|Mindy Farabee|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Add the water mixture all at once and pulse until the mixture just comes together.
Divide the mixture evenly among the crème brûlée dishes, including any juices that collect.
Add the butter and mix it on low speed until the mixture is crumbly.
Some good strains have a mixture of silky coat with the hard, and this is preferable to a woolly coat.Sporting Dogs|Frank Townend Barton
Peter Cauchon's face, at once striking and repulsive, betokens a mixture of audacity, wile and extraordinary stubbornness.The Executioner's Knife|Eugne Sue
Oswald felt a mixture of uneasiness and pleasure, at the approach of this new scene of triumph for the talents of Corinne.Corinne, Volume 1 (of 2)|Mme de Stael
That was why she came unexpectedly, and for a mixture of reasons, went to an hotel.Diana of the Crossways, Complete|George Meredith
Bordeaux Mixture: a mixture invented in Bordeaux, France, to destroy disease-producing fungi.Agriculture for Beginners|Charles William Burkett
Word Origin for mixture
early 15c., from Old French misture and directly from Latin mixtura "a mixing," from mixtus (see mix (v.)).