verb Etymology: back-formation from obsolete intermixt intermingled, from Latin intermixtus, past participle of intermiscēre to intermix, from inter- + miscēre to mix — more at mix Date: 1542 transitive verb to mix together intransitive verb to become mixed together • intermixture noun

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  • Intermix — In ter*mix , v. t. To mix together; to intermingle. [1913 Webster] In yonder spring of roses, intermixed With myrtle, find what to redress till noon. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Intermix — In ter*mix , v. i. To be mixed together; to be intermingled. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intermix — index combine (join together), commingle, denature, desegregate, diffuse, embody, incorporate (includ …   Law dictionary

  • intermix — (v.) 1550s (implied in intermixed), from INTER (Cf. inter ) + MIX (Cf. mix) (v.). Related: Intermixed; intermixing …   Etymology dictionary

  • intermix — ► VERB ▪ mix together. DERIVATIVES intermixable adjective intermixture noun …   English terms dictionary

  • intermix — [in΄tər miks′] vt., vi. to mix together; blend …   English World dictionary

  • intermix — UK [ˌɪntə(r)ˈmɪks] / US [ˌɪntərˈmɪks] verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms intermix : present tense I/you/we/they intermix he/she/it intermixes present participle intermixing past tense intermixed past participle intermixed to mix things… …   English dictionary

  • intermix — intermixable, adj. intermixedly, adv. /in teuhr miks /, v.t., v.i. to mix together; intermingle. [1555 65; back formation from intermixt (now intermixed ptp.) < L intermixtus ptp. of intermiscere to mingle together. See INTER , MIX] * * * …   Universalium

  • intermix — 1. verb To mix several things together; to blend 2. noun An intermixture; the product of mixing together …   Wiktionary

  • intermix — Synonyms and related words: admix, alloy, amalgamate, bemingle, blend, coalesce, combine, commingle, commix, compose, compound, concoct, conglomerate, emulsify, fuse, hash, homogenize, immingle, immix, integrate, interblend, interfuse, interlace …   Moby Thesaurus

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