Meaning of MIXTURE in English

MIXTURE

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ fascinating , good , interesting , intriguing

▪ bizarre , curious , extraordinary , odd , peculiar , strange

▪ eclectic

an eclectic ~ of architectural styles

▪ judicious ( esp. BrE )

a judicious ~ of young and experienced players

▪ rich

▪ chaotic , confusing

▪ complex

▪ explosive , volatile

▪ heady , potent

Lust and revenge are a heady ~.

▪ cement , concrete

▪ cake ( esp. BrE ) (usually cake batter in AmE )

▪ egg , flour , vegetable , etc.

Gradually beat the flour into the egg ~.

▪ cough ( BrE )

VERB + MIXTURE

▪ add sth to

Add the flour to the egg ~.

▪ pour , purée , spoon , spread , stir , strain , whisk

Pour the cake ~ into the bowl.

MIXTURE + VERB

▪ consist of sth , contain sth , have sth

The ~ contains some ingredients that are difficult to find.

PREPOSITION

▪ with a ~

He looked at me with a ~ of amazement and horror.

▪ ~ of

The pond contains a ~ of goldfish and carp.

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