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Overview of noun blend

The noun blend has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) blend

(an occurrence of thorough mixing)

2. blend, portmanteau word, portmanteau

(a new word formed by joining two others and combining their meanings; "`smog' is a blend of `smoke' and `fog'"; "`motel' is a portmanteau word made by combining `motor' and `hotel'"; "`brunch' is a well-known portmanteau")

3. blend, blending

(the act of blending components together thoroughly)


Overview of verb blend

The verb blend has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (7) blend, intermix, immingle, intermingle

(combine into one; "blend the nuts and raisins together"; "he blends in with the crowd"; "We don't intermingle much")

2. (1) blend, go, blend in

(blend or harmonize; "This flavor will blend with those in your dish"; "This sofa won't go with the chairs")

3. blend, flux, mix, conflate, commingle, immix, fuse, coalesce, meld, combine, merge

(mix together different elements; "The colors blend well")

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