mixture noun

ADJ. fascinating, good, interesting, intriguing | bizarre, curious, extraordinary, odd, peculiar, strange | eclectic an eclectic mixture of architectural styles | judicious a judicious mixture of young and experienced players | rich | chaotic, confusing | complex | explosive | heady, potent a heady mixture of desire and fire | cake

VERB + MIXTURE be made from/of/with The cloth is made from a mixture of linen and cotton. | pour, spoon, spread, stir Pour the cake mixture into the tin.

MIXTURE + VERB contain sth, have sth The mixture contains some ingredients that are difficult to find.

PREP. with a ~ He looked at me with a mixture of amazement and horror. | ~ of The pond contains a mixture of goldfish and carp.