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mingle in (with someone)

To converse or chat (with someone or a group of people) in an easy, friendly manner; to mix or fit in well (with someone or a group of people). I've got to talk to Mike for a while about a work issue, so why don't you go and mingle in with some of the other people at the party, and I'll join you in a minute. I was worried that Tommy wouldn't like starting play school, but it's great to see him mingling in right away.
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mingle with

1. To converse or chat with someone or a group of people in an easy, friendly manner; to mix or fit in well with someone or a group of people. I've got to talk to Mike for a while about a work issue, so why don't you go and mingle with some of the other people at the party, and I'll join you in a minute. I was worried that Tommy wouldn't like starting play school, but it's great to see him mingling with the other kids right away.
2. To join or mix two or more people in a social situation. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used between "mingle" and "with." I always find it awkward trying to mingle my regular friends with co-workers on a night out. I want to mingle my son with some more kids his age.
3. To mix something with something else. In this usage, a noun or pronoun is used between "mingle" and "with." I love barbecuing in the summer, as the grill mingles the smell of sizzling hamburgers and sausages with the aromas of the lush, sunsoaked grass and trees.
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mingle in (with someone)

to join in with someone; to mix with people. I am going to go into the hall and mingle in with the rest of the guests. Ken came into the room and mingled in at once.
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mingle (someone) with (someone else)

 and mingle (something) with (something else)
to mix people together; to mix things together. Try to mingle your friends with mine. You had better not mingle your money with that of the corporation.
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mingle with someone

to mix with people. Try to mingle with the guests. I would like to get out and mingle with people more.
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According to The Telegraph, the officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity revealed that the police saw the group partying until dawn last month.audi Arabia follows a strict interpretation of Wahabi Islam that prohibits unrelated men and women from mingling. (ANI)
"Islam has not banned the mingling of sexes," Kamil said in comments published by Al-Madinah Arabic daily on Wednesday.
Kamil said he had received about 50 letters from imams and judges complaining about the mingling of members of the opposite sex at the chamber.
He continued: "I believe that bribery is a million times more harmful than the mingling of sexes.
"While article 166 of the old labor law prohibited men and women from mingling in workplace, the new law only stipulates that their employment should be in accordance with Islamic Shariah," Al-Watan newspaper quoted the unnamed expert as saying.
It should implement the labor law, including Chapter 10 that bans the mingling of men and women in workplace," said Al-Ghaith while speaking at the opening function of the Khair Al-Ummah Forum on Friday.
Our mole at the Natural History Museum, which had been decked out with witches hats, broomsticks and cauldrons for the bash, told us: "Daniel Radcliffe spent the whole evening in the VIP room instead of mingling with the children.
The courtyard area outside Court Plaza Complex bustles with people walking to and from Main Street and the court house, eating lunch, mingling and simply relaxing."
But Christie Roche has decided to partner the exciting filly Mingling Glances and this hint should be taken.
A promising third to Strawberry Roan in a listed event last year, Mingling Glances was very impressive when winning a mile maiden at Cork recently.
In New York, the mingling of live racing from RUK courses with the traditional Saratoga meeting is being backed with a marketing campaign by its owner, the New York Racing Association.
MARK TOMPKINS' team are in good heart ahead of Volata's possible challenge for the July Cup on Thursday, and the trainer landed a double yesterday via Mingling in the mile-and-a-quarter handicap and Berk The Jerk in the Listed five-furlong Dragon Stakes.
Mingling, who got up well inside the final furlong for a half-length win in the hands of stable jockey Ted Durcan, has his next engagement at Newmarket on Wednesday, but in the sales rather than on the racecourse.
MINGLING looks the best bet of the day in the Cheddar Classified Stakes (3.30) at Bath this afternoon, writes Tony Elves.
Mingling was then the market springer for a competitive handicap at York last week when finishing fifth, beaten just over four lengths, to King's Mill.