Definition of intermingle in English:



  • Mix or mingle together.

    [no object] ‘daisies intermingled with huge expanses of gorse and foxgloves’
    [with object] ‘Riesling grapes were always intermingled with other varieties’
    • ‘The light and the dark intermingle to form the pattern of redemption and salvation.’
    • ‘The company, which is more than a decade old, intermingles classical ballet with elements of traditional Chinese dance.’
    • ‘Their shadows fell on the ground together, mixed and intermingled.’
    • ‘Fantasy and reality have always intermingled in Lancaster's works.’
    • ‘The problem is that he simply does not understand that it causes difficulties when he intermingles his personal affairs with his parliamentary duties.’
    • ‘They make up Vancouver's Battery Opera, a company that intermingles the disciplines of dance, theatre and performance art.’
    • ‘Since all of these groups shared social and religious practices, their beadwork styles tend to intermingle.’
    • ‘The shouting started again, but this time intermingled with sounds of laughter.’
    • ‘Using these images, she intermingles tales of the past with stories from residents now living in the area.’
    • ‘Acts of violence, intermingled with humour, are core features of the novel.’
    • ‘Rich copper-red color intermingles with yellow-olive iridescence at the margins.’
    • ‘Spaniards tend to form smaller communities, which intermingle and marry into the main culture so that by the second generation they tend to be quite assimilated.’
    • ‘In contrast, in societies that allow the two sexes to intermingle freely, there are two main problems.’
    • ‘Where paths intersect, intermingle, and converge, they reveal affiliations, associations, communities, commonalities.’
    • ‘Here, honor, freedom, love, betrayal and friendship are intermingled during a World War II drama through a series of flashbacks.’
    • ‘The above are safe and effective ways to intermingle with others without having to feel pressured.’
    • ‘This is intermingled with chords that together present a fanfare feel.’
    • ‘Their music is fresh and unique with a delicate blend of music and song, intermingled throughout the CD.’
    • ‘Our lives were intense and completely intermingled with one another.’
    • ‘Both groups are intermingling without any hostility or altercations.’
    mix, intermix, mingle, unite, affiliate, associate, fraternize, get together, link up
    blend, fuse, merge, combine, amalgamate, compound, marry
    commingle, commix, admix, interflow
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