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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Mingle  \Min"gle\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Mingled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Mingling}.]  [From  OE  mengen,  AS  mengan;  akin  to  D.  &  G. 
  mengen,  Icel.  menga,  also  to  E.  among,  and  possibly  to  mix. 
  Cf  {Among},  {Mongrel}.] 
  1.  To  mix;  intermix;  to  combine  or  join  as  an  individual  or 
  part  with  other  parts  but  commonly  so  as  to  be 
  distinguishable  in  the  product;  to  confuse;  to  confound. 
  There  was  .  .  .  fire  mingled  with  the  hail.  --Ex. 
  ix  24. 
  2.  To  associate  or  unite  in  society  or  by  ties  of 
  relationship;  to  cause  or  allow  to  intermarry;  to 
  The  holy  seed  have  mingled  themselves  with  the 
  people  of  those  lands.  --Ezra  ix  2. 
  3.  To  deprive  of  purity  by  mixture;  to  contaminate. 
  A  mingled,  imperfect  virtue.  --Rogers. 
  4.  To  put  together;  to  join  [Obs.]  --Shak. 
  5.  To  make  or  prepare  by  mixing  the  ingredients  of 
  [He]  proceeded  to  mingle  another  draught. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adj  :  combining  or  mixing  [syn:  {blending},  {merging}] 
  n  :  the  action  of  people  mingling  and  coming  into  contact  "all 
  the  random  mingling  and  idle  talk  made  him  hate  literary 

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