Definition of intermix in English:

intermix

verb

  • Mix together.

    with object ‘the ore had to be handled so that it was not inadvertently intermixed with other material’
    no object ‘along its southern edge low trees intermix with the shrubs’
    • ‘At the edge where the 2 tumors collided, nests of invasive carcinoma were intermixed with sheets of lymphoma cells.’
    • ‘Moreover, what little is known about his life tends to be indelibly intermixed with a rich mythological overlay.’
    • ‘Images disintegrate, intermix or transform into new forms within a multi-layered environment.’
    • ‘Our attitudes towards life intermix, along with our attitudes towards relationships.’
    • ‘That love, now, is felt as a certain heart ache which intermixes freely with hate and anger.’
    • ‘The personalities and likenesses of Reid's subjects come alive as he intermixes color and shape.’
    • ‘There was a flood, and it did exhume a graveyard where Confederate and Union soldiers were intermixed.’
    • ‘Avoid intermixing different brands or batches of stain.’
    • ‘People live intermixed in non-segregated communities.’
    • ‘This started the process whereby the fibres began to felt together as the scales on the individual fibres intermixed.’
    • ‘Here the small town atmosphere is intermixed with the comforts of a metropolis.’
    • ‘And he hasn't given us any reason to intermix those races.’
    • ‘He said Bieber had an American accent with the influence of the Southern states intermixed with distinct Yorkshire features.’
    • ‘‘Relationships between different cultures are very intermixed,’ says Goldenchild.’
    • ‘His private life and professional one are hopelessly intermixed in ways that leave him with little control over either world.’
    • ‘You've got innocent civilians intermixed in the battle.’
    • ‘Cultural backgrounds become intermixed and paths blended when people migrate to towns and cities.’
    • ‘You can smell the mint, basil, and dill intermixing together and providing the outside with their spicy, sweet scents.’
    • ‘As the day progressed, the groups were intermixed to give everyone an opportunity to meet and mingle.’
    • ‘The local radio station intermixed carefully conservative country music with community news and the farm and ranch report.’
    blend, mingle, combine, put together, stir, jumble, merge
    blend, mingle, combine, put together, stir, jumble, merge
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Origin

Mid 16th century (originally as the past participle intermixt): from Latin intermixtus, past participle of intermiscere ‘mix together’, from inter- ‘between’ + miscere ‘to mix’.

Pronunciation

intermix

/ɪntəˈmɪks/