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A person who engages easily with others at social functions.‘she played hostess, matchmaker and chief mingler’
outgoing person, sociable person, life and soul of the party, socializer, mixer, social butterfly, socialite, party animalView synonyms
- ‘Were he younger and more of a mingler, Kroll would take to the poetry circuit.’
- ‘I had a couple of interesting conversations though I'm not much of a mingler.’
- ‘The key to innovation in a large organisation appears to be to have a small team, who are good minglers and storytellers.’
- ‘Vincent told me that good writers are lousy minglers.’
- ‘The close quarters of dayroom and dormitory living had socialized him, made him a good mingler.’
- ‘I'm not much of a mingler, which drove Rolf crazy, since he is perhaps the greatest mingler on the planet.’
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