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

  • transitive v. To mix; blend.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To mingle with something else; to mix.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To mingle with something else; to mix.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To mingle with something else; add to something else. See mix.

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

  • v. mix or blend


Back-formation from obsolete admixt, mixed into, from Middle English, from Latin admixtus, past participle of admiscēre, to mix into : ad-, ad- + miscēre, to mix; see meik- in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
ad- +‎ mix (Wiktionary)


  • But then you realize that you're made of frozen sand, mostly, with an admix of lunar regolith for footing.

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  • Kothian culture and religion had suffered from a subtle admix ture of Shemite and Stygian strains.

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  • Of the many drugs that it has been suggested to admix in soap for use in allaying an irritable condition of the skin, the majority are obviously better applied in the form of ointments, and we need not consider them further.

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  • As a rule we use water to which we admix an anticorrosion agent, fungicides as well as an additive to reduce the surface tension of the water.

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  • The continuing attempt to admix these two opposing forces of light and darkness has led, naturally enough, to the waning twilight of the American antiwar movement.

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  • Sticking up for your small town can very quickly go from not wanting to be looked down on by urbanites, to believing that cities are populated by an admix of "elitist snobs" and

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