Definitions

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  • v. To mix or blend.
  • v. To confuse or reverse.
  • n. A mix, blend, or variety.
  • n. A confusion or reversal.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • To mix up his own impudent claim with the just grievance of the other Fathers was a master-stroke.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 8: Infamy-Lapparent

  • "Well, Mas'r St. Clare got dat ar chest, he said, for dat; but I likes to mix up biscuit and hev my things on it some days, and then it an't handy a liftin 'up the lid."

    Uncle Tom's cabin, or Life among the lowly

  • Fresh-product boutiques, beauty bars, Internet companies with no warehousing that send out fresh products as you order them, and mom-and-pop companies that mix up fresh concoctions are becoming the rage.

    The Truth About Beauty

  • Bloody Marys: A Swell hostess must know how to mix up a pitcher of the classic hair-of-the-dog drink.

    The Swell Dressed Party

  • Well, Mas'r St. Clare got dat ar chest, he said, for dat; but I likes to mix up biscuit and hev my things on it some days, and then it an't handy a liftin 'up the lid.

    The Christian Slave: A Drama

  • So, I just skipped telling my friends that my family is strict Italians who don’t wanna mix up with no dark-skin people.

    Finding Dignity

  • He had been waiting for the castle cook to mix up his promised lunch, and hadn't noticed Kazul's arrival.

    calling on dragons

  • It has seemed to some absurd to mix up Theology, and Crystallography, and Political Economy, and Mythology, and Moral Philosophy, with the chatter of school-girls and the romps of the playground.

    The Life of John Ruskin

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