Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • intransitive v. To become blended.
  • transitive v. To cause to blend together; mix.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To mix, to blend.
  • v. To become mixed or blended.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • v. To mingle together; to mix in one mass, or intimately; to blend.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To mix together; mingle in one mass or intimately; blend.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. mix or blend
  • v. mix together different elements

Etymologies

co- +‎ mingle, with ‘m’ doubled to clarify pronunciation. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • A theocratic future in which men and women never commingle is the basis of "Pervert."

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  • Generally, when you have a corporate entity, you are concerned about "piercing the corporate veil" when you "commingle" personal and corporate funds -- the result of which would be to render certain insiders personally liable for the corporation's debts.

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  • I never got into the new stuff, the GF was a Storyteller in the Cam, and had bought me a membership to try and get me to try the LARP of the new world. while the settings commingle better they feel stale to me, and I never could get into them

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  • That will allow it to commingle its aircraft and crews and follow a single regime for maintenance and operations.

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  • Out the living room window and even sometimes in the home, chickens, landscape and the art commingle.

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  • Her work reflects that background: her unfussy interiors—suffused with a serene, Far Eastern vibe—commingle antiques with bold contemporary art.

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  • This all changed irrevocably after the storm allowed those riders and their "steeds" to run from the grounds and off up into the high hills of Taconic where the Taconics in a dense tangle commingle with the mounts of Graylock and Bash Bish.

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  • Or a place in which the fanciful is allowed to commingle with reality.

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  • Larry Mantello hopes that these new works ... create imaginary places where fantasies can commingle with feelings of loss and disappointment.

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  • Larry Mantello's new works "... create imaginary places where fantasies can commingle with feelings of loss and disappointment."

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  • There is a still more pleasant,
    A cosier converse still,
    When, all the guests departed,
    Close comrades talk their fill.
    Beside our smouldering fire
    We muse and wonder late;
    Commingling household gossip
    With talk of gods and fate.

    - Sarah N. Cleghorn, 'Portrait of a Lady'.

    September 21, 2009