1. blend, blending, combination, combining, compounding

usage: the act of blending components together thoroughly

2. shading, blending, gradation, graduation

usage: a gradation involving small or imperceptible differences between grades


1. blend, intermix, immingle, intermingle, mix, mingle, commix, unify, amalgamate

usage: combine into one; "blend the nuts and raisins together"; "he blends in with the crowd"; "We don't intermingle much"

2. blend, go, blend in, harmonize, harmonise, consort, accord, concord, fit in, agree

usage: blend or harmonize; "This flavor will blend with those in your dish"; "This sofa won't go with the chairs"

3. blend, flux, mix, conflate, commingle, immix, fuse, coalesce, meld, combine, merge, change integrity

usage: mix together different elements; "The colors blend well"

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