mixed bagmixed bag
an assortment or mixture, esp. of diverse elements, types of people, etc. brought together at random
A collection of dissimilar things; an assortment.
(plural mixed bags)
- Any bag containing a mixture of something.
- a mixed bag of nuts
- By extension, a group of entities with few characteristics in common; an assortment.
- (idiomatic) something tending to have both good and bad results or characteristics; something having a mixture of advantages and disadvantages
- Owning a car is a mixed bag. It is convenient, but also costly.