verb (mingled; mingling) Etymology: Middle English menglen, frequentative of mengen to mix, from Old English mengan; akin to Middle High German mengen to mix, Greek massein to knead Date: 15th century transitive verb 1. to bring or mix together or with something else usually without fundamental loss of identity ; intermix 2. archaic to prepare by mixing ; concoct intransitive verb 1. to become mingled 2. a. to come into contact ; associate b. to move about (as in a group) <
mingled with the guests
Synonyms: see mix

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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