Share this entry

mix
British English: /mɪks/
American English: /mɪks/

Translation of mix in Italian:

noun

transitive verb

  • 1 (combine)
    mescolare (ingredients, colours, styles, objects, types) (with con) (and e)
    combinare (methods, systems) (with con) (and e)
    to mix something into (add to)
    incorporare qualcosa a
    to mix one's drinks to mix and match
    abbinare (colours, styles)

intransitive verb

  • 1
    also: mix together
    (be combined)
    (ingredients, liquids, colours)
    mescolarsi, mischiarsi (with con, a)

Idioms

to mix it

(British English) [informal] (stir up trouble) seminare zizzania
(American English) (start a fight) azzuffarsi

Phrasal verbs

mix around:

mix [something] around, mix around [something] 1.1 (blend)
mescolare (mixture, ingredients, paste)
1.2 (jumble up)
scambiare (names, objects)
scombinare (letters of word)

mix in:

mix [something] in, mix in [something]
incorporare (ingredient, substance) (with a)

mix up:

mix [something] up, mix up [something] 1.1 (get confused over)
confondere, scambiare (dates, names, tickets)
to mix up A and B, A with B
confondere A e B, A con B
to get two things mixed up
1.2 (confuse)
confondere (person) (about, over su, a proposito di)
to get mixed up about
fare confusione a proposito di
1.3 (jumble up)
mettere sottosopra (papers, photos, clothes)
1.4 (involve)to mix somebody up in
coinvolgere qualcuno in
to get mixed up in to be mixed up with somebody
frequentare qualcuno
(having affair with) avere una storia con qualcuno
he is mixed up with a fast crowd
frequenta cattiva compagnia
to get mixed up with somebody
mettersi a frequentare qualcuno

Definition of mix in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: