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  • 1 blend — /blend/, v., blended or blent, blending, n. v.t. 1. to mix smoothly and inseparably together: to blend the ingredients in a recipe. 2. to mix (various sorts or grades) in order to obtain a particular kind or quality: Blend a little red paint with …

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  • 2 blend — blend·er; horn·blend·ite; horn·blend·iza·tion; in·ter·blend; poly·blend; blend; …

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  • 3 blend — [blend] noun [C] I 1) a combination of different tastes, styles, or qualities that produces an attractive or effective result a blend of modern and traditional Portuguese songs[/ex] 2) a mixture of different types of tea, coffee, alcoholic drinks …

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  • 4 Blend — heißt in der Grundbedeutung das Mischen, Vermischen oder Vermengen verschiedener Zutaten oder Sorten einer Substanz. Der Begriff wird in verschiedenen Bereichen verwendet: bei Whisky, siehe Blend (Whisky) für Tabakmischungen für Teemischungen bei …

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  • 5 Blend — (bl[e^]nd), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blended} or {Blent} (bl[e^]nt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Blending}.] [OE. blenden, blanden, AS. blandan to blend, mix; akin to Goth. blandan to mix, Icel. blanda, Sw. blanda, Dan. blande, OHG. blantan to mis; to unknown… …

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  • 6 blend — [n] composite, mix alloy, amalgam, amalgamation, brew, combination, commixture, composite, compound, concoction, fusion, interfusion, intermixture, mixture, synthesis, union; concept 432 Ant. natural element, separation blend [v1] mix amalgamate …

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  • 7 blend — [blend] vt. blended or blent, blending [ME blenden < OE blendan & ON blanda, to mix < IE base * bhlendh , to glimmer indistinctly > BLIND, BLUNDER] 1. to mix or mingle (varieties of tea, tobacco, etc.), esp. so as to produce a desired… …

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  • 8 Blend — Blend, v. i. To mingle; to mix; to unite intimately; to pass or shade insensibly into each other, as colors. [1913 Webster] There is a tone of solemn and sacred feeling that blends with our conviviality. Irving. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 9 Blend — Blend, n. A thorough mixture of one thing with another, as color, tint, etc., into another, so that it cannot be known where one ends or the other begins. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 10 Blend — Blend, v. t. [AS. blendan, from blind blind. See {Blind}, a.] To make blind, literally or figuratively; to dazzle; to deceive. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 11 Blend — der od. das; s, s <aus engl. blend »Mischung«>: 1. Verschnitt, Mischung, z. B. Tee, Tabak, bes. aber bei alkoholischen Getränken zur Verbesserung von Geruch, Geschmack od. Farbe. 2. Verschmelzung zweier Wörter zu einer neuen absichtlichen… …

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  • 12 blend — vb fuse, *mix, merge, coalesce, mingle, commingle, amalgamate Analogous words: combine, unite, conjoin (see JOIN): *integrate: consolidate, unify, *compact Antonyms: resolve Contrasted words: *analyze, break down: * …

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  • 13 blend'ed — adjective 1. Mixed together 2. Denoting a domestic arrangement which involves children living with the children of a step parent (chiefly US) • • • Main Entry: ↑blend …

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  • 14 blend — index amalgamate, attune, bond (hold together), combine (join together), commingle, conjoin, connect …

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  • 15 blend — n. mixture, combination v. mix, merge, combine …

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  • 16 blend — ► VERB 1) mix and combine with something else. 2) form a harmonious combination or part of a whole. ► NOUN ▪ a mixture of different things or people. ORIGIN probably Scandinavian …

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  • 17 blend|er — «BLEHN duhr», noun. a person or thing that blends: »a tea blender, a food blender …

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  • 18 blend in — verb 1. blend or harmonize This flavor will blend with those in your dish This sofa won t go with the chairs • Syn: ↑blend, ↑go • Hypernyms: ↑harmonize, ↑harmonise, ↑ …

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  • 19 blend — 01. She [blended] her red paint with the blue to make a beautiful purple color. 02. The band successfully [blends] jazz music with hip hop vocal styles. 03. Colonialism in Africa led to the [blending] of European culture with the native cultures …

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  • 20 blend — blend1 [ blend ] verb 1. ) transitive to mix different foods or other substances together: Blend the butter and the sugar together. blend something with something: bio fuel blended with standard diesel blend something into something: Blend three… …

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