1. [ verb ] mix together different elements
Synonyms: mix fuse merge coalesce combine immix commingle conflate flux blend

"The colors blend well" "fuse the clutter of detail into a rich narrative"--A. Schlesinger

Related terms: change_integrity blend_in absorb melt conjugate admix accrete alloy syncretize gauge stump assortment combination mixture mix concoction blend mix coalescence blend coalition fusion mixer flux
2. [ verb ] (cards) announce for a score; of cards in a card game
Related terms: announce canasta
3. [ verb ] lose its distinct outline or shape; blend gradually
Synonyms: melt

"Hundreds of actors were melting into the scene"

Related terms: blend
4. [ noun ] (cards,games) a form of rummy using two decks and four jokers; jokers and deuces are wild; the object is to meld groups of seven of the same rank
Synonyms: basket_rummy canasta
Related terms: rummy samba bolivia
Similar spelling:   Melda