mixen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Anglo-Saxon mixen, myxen, from meohx, meox, dung, filth; akin to English mist.

Noun[edit]

mixen (plural mixens)

  1. A compost heap; a dunghill.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English mix.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɪksn̩/, /ˈmɪksən/
  • Hyphenation: mi‧xen

Verb[edit]

mixen (third-person singular simple present mixt, past tense mixte, past participle gemixt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to mix (to stir two or more substances together)
  2. (mix) to mix (to combine several tracks)

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (to stir substances): mischen
  • (to combine several music tracks): mischen

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