Definition of blend noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//blend//
    ; NAmE NAmE//blend//
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  1. 1a mixture of different types of the same thing a blend of tea
  2. 2[usually singular] a pleasant or useful combination of different things a blend of youth and experience
  3. Word OriginMiddle English: probably of Scandinavian origin and related to Old Norse blanda ‘to mix’.Extra examples a scarf with a subtle blend of colours just the right blend of work and relaxation The barman prepared a cool blend of tropical fruit juices. This charming hotel is a delightful blend of the old and the new. We offer several different blends of freshly ground coffee.
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