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1. mixed

adjective. ['ˈmɪkst'] consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds.

Synonyms

  • miscellaneous
  • heterogeneous
  • motley
  • heterogenous
  • assorted

Antonyms

  • unvaried
  • undiversified
  • same
  • autogenous

Etymology

  • mix (English)
  • mixen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Mixed

  • transfixed
  • betwixt
  • blixt
  • affixed
  • sixed
  • nixed
  • mixte
  • fixed

Example sentences of the word mixed


1. Adjective
There are so many mixed messages floating around about how to lose weight, get fit and feel great.

2. Verb, past participle
Steel is mostly iron with a small percentage of carbon and other metals mixed in.

Quotes containing the word mixed


1. The people I mixed with in Monaco didn't relate to my South African mentality or humor... Although I have met some wonderful people since I've been living in Monaco, I regard them all as acquaintances. I only have two people I consider friends here.
- Charlene, Princess of Monaco

2. People aren't either wicked or noble. They're like chef's salads, with good things and bad things chopped and mixed together in a vinaigrette of confusion and conflict.
- Lemony Snicket, The Grim Grotto

3. When I turned about 14, I developed a friendship with this guy whose mom was the secretary to Ernest Angley, the faith healer, who's very popular in the Midwest. He had a television show, and he was sort of like Liberace mixed with Jerry Falwell - very glitzy, very high-tech.
- Marilyn Manson

2. mixed-up

adjective. perplexed by many conflicting situations or statements; filled with bewilderment.

Synonyms

  • confused
  • mazed
  • bewildered
  • confounded
  • befuddled
  • lost
  • baffled
  • at sea
  • perplexed

Antonyms

  • thoughtless
  • clearheaded
  • coherent
  • organized

3. mixed-blood

noun. a person whose ancestors belonged to two or more races.

Synonyms

  • mortal
  • soul
  • half-caste
  • mulatto
  • Metis
  • octoroon
  • quadroon
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male
  • adult

4. mixed

adjective. ['ˈmɪkst'] involving or composed of different races.

Synonyms

  • integrated

Antonyms

  • uncolored
  • discolor

Etymology

  • mix (English)
  • mixen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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