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mingle
American English: /ˈmɪŋɡəl/
British English: /ˈmɪŋɡ(ə)l/

Translation of mingle in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (people)
    mezclarse
    (at a party etc) circular
    the royal couple mingled with the guests
    la pareja real circuló entre los invitados
    Example sentences
    • Having satisfied our hunger, we decided to mingle with the people we knew and endeavour to find out who were those we didn't know.
    • But Reagan was not one to mix and mingle with reporters of the White House Press Corps.
    • I can understand why some of the other guests from the community were invited to mingle with students.
  • 2
    (liquids)
    mezclarse
    (sounds)
    fundirse
    confundirse
    Example sentences
    • The smell of the damp wood smoke mingled with the rising smells of the wet trees and forest floor, and it was rich and pleasant to the nose, full of Spring and new life.
    • The smell of burning flesh mingled with that of cigarette and sage smoke.
    • Everything emitted a mouldy odour, mingled with the smell of mothballs.

transitive verb

  • to mingle something with something
    mezclar algo con algo
    their reaction was one of horror mingled with disbelief
    su reacción fue una mezcla de horror e incredulidad

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