I. WORDS EXPRESSING ABSTRACT RELATIONS

III. QUANTITY

3. CONJUNCTIVE QUANTITY

[Forming a whole without coherence] Mixture.

[Antonyms: simpleness.]

[Nouns] mixture, admixture, commixture, commixtion; commixion, intermixture, alloyage, matrimony; junction [more]; combination [more]; miscegenation.

impregnation; infusion, diffusion, suffusion, transfusion; infiltration; seasoning, sprinkling, interlarding; interpolation [more], adulteration, sophistication.

[Thing mixed] tinge, tincture, touch, dash, smack, sprinkling, spice, seasoning, infusion, soupcon.

[Compound resulting from mixture] alloy, amalgam; brass, chowchow, pewter; magma, half-and-half, melange, tertium quid, miscellany, ambigu, medley, mess, hotchpot, hodgepodge, pasticcio, patchwork, odds and ends, all sorts; jumble (disorder) [more]; salad, sauce, mash, omnium gatherum, gallimaufry, olla-podrida, olio, salmagundi, potpourri, Noah's ark, caldron texture, mingled yarn; mosaic (variegation) [more].

half-blood, half-caste. mulatto; terceron, quarteron, quinteron; quadroon, octoroon; griffo, zambo; cafuzo; Eurasian; fustee, fustie; grimffe, ladino, marabou, mestee, mestizo, quintroon, sacatra [U. S.], zebrule; catalo; cross, hybrid, mongrel.

[Verbs] mix; join [more]; combine [more]; commix, immix, intermix; mix up with, mingle; commingle, intermingle, bemingle; shuffle (derange) [more]; pound together; hash up, stir up; knead, brew; impregnate with; interlard (interpolate) [more]; intertwine, interweave [more]; associate with; miscegenate.

be mixed; get among, be entangled with.

instil, imbue; infuse, suffuse, transfuse; infiltrate, dash, tinge, tincture, season, sprinkle, besprinkle, attemper, medicate, blend, cross; alloy, amalgamate, compound, adulterate, sophisticate, infect.

[Adjectives] mixed; implex, composite, half-and-half, linsey-woolsey, chowchow, hybrid, mongrel, heterogeneous; motley (variegated) [more]; miscellaneous, promiscuous, indiscriminate; miscible.

[Adverbs] among, amongst, amid, amidst; with; in the midst of, in the crowd.

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