blend blend  /b ˈlɛnd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an occurrence of thorough mixing
  2. (n) a new word formed by joining two others and combining their meanings
  3. (n) the act of blending components together thoroughly
  4. (v) combine into one
  5. (v) blend or harmonize
  6. (v) mix together different elements

Usage(s):

  1. Netrebko's blend of vocal splendor and dramatic intensity has evoked comparisons with Maria Callas.
  2. They play a cat-and-mouse game with police, often donning floral shirts, fanny packs and other travel accessories to blend in.
  3. Singer Andrea Echeverri and guitaristproducer Hector Buitrago blend alt-rock, electronica and Colombian folk.

News

  1. Today's Ticket: Blend Chorus Open Rehearsal Night

    Thought guys had the corner on the barbershop quartet gig? Not so. Check out Fort Collins' own Blend Chorus. This a capella all-female chorus celebrates the art of barbershop music will host an open guest night at its Monday rehearsal. If you've ever wanted to learn how to do close, four-part a capella harmony, this is your chance. Rehearsal begins at 7 p.m. at Community of Christ Church, 220 E ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Fort Collins Coloradoan

  2. Bonnaroo rocks and four other things to take home from a jam-packed music and arts festival

    MANCHESTER, Tenn. — Memories are a jumble walking out of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Days blend together, sound memories clash and surface. Hipster moustaches made from pink glow sticks haunt your dreams. And that smell. The horror.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  3. 5 moments to remember from jam-packed Bonnaroo

    MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — Memories are a jumble walking out of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Days blend together, sound memories clash and surface. Hipster moustaches made from pink glow sticks haunt your dreams. And that smell. The horror.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Some people stay on the bottom; others think they blend on the top," said Johnson, the 2006 Daytona 500 winner. "Either way, there is a draft of 18 to 20 cars coming, and we're like a snake weaving through these cars, and cars coming in and...
    on Feb 10, 2010 By: Jimmie Johnson Source: Washington Post

  2. "There is a blend of attack and good decision-making that you have to find," Flower said. "It is not just crash, bang, wallop all the time. There is a lot of thought that goes into that crash, bang, wallop, a skill to playing the right shot...
    on Jun 12, 2009 By: Andy Flower Source: Times Online

  3. "We talked to a few teams," Malhotra said. "This was the best blend of every aspect, and we had the opportunity to jump on it right away so we took it."
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Manny Malhotra Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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