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a mixed salad
a mixed population
The course is suitable for students of mixed abilities.
Lucy goes to a mixed school.
Reactions to the new policy have been mixed.
The film opened to mixed reviews.
I prefer being in mixed company.
It was with mixed emotions that Alice resigned.
Teachers have mixed feelings about the usefulness of computer games.
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View the pronunciation for mixed.
a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of mixed from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.