concoction


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  • noun

Synonyms for concoction

Synonyms for concoction

any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients

an occurrence of an unusual mixture

Related Words

the invention of a scheme or story to suit some purpose

the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc

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She said that a couple of their patrons have already tried the concoction, but more people were expected to try the drink on Friday, which is traditionally their busiest night.
At a time when our attitude to booze needs to be seriously confronted, this latest concoction should be avoided like the plague.
Alun Smith, the first neighbour on the scene to help Mr Toms, said the concoction was a "ticking time bomb".
Tariq Rafi, Head of ENT department, Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Center said unchecked and easy availability of hazardous concoction of tobacco, infected betel nuts, chemicals and colour unfit for human consumption has turned Pakistanis as young as 12 to 14 exposed to Oral Cancer.
Pictured here is the Margaritaville Tahiti Frozen Concoction Maker, which creates a variety of frozen tropical drinks.
Mothership Wit is a light, wheaty concoction, with a thin head whose taste evokes hints of banana, lemon, clove and coriander.
Sewell recruited fellow Minnesotan Keillor to collaborate on his recent dance-theater concoction, Guy Noir: The Ballet, featuring a recurring private eye character on Keillor's radio show, A Prairie Home Companion.
It also advises giving patients a concoction with willow bark, which contains a natural painkiller that is chemically similar to aspirin.
Then, they poured the concoction into a little chamber that measured a few centimeters across.
For instance, a tiny quantity of the concoction prevented the viper's hemorrhage-inducing venom from killing chick embryos.
The concoction (barley grass juice powder, citric and other acids naturally found in the body, amino acids, and vitamins) supposedly works by suppressing the formation--and speeding the removal--of acetaldehyde, the most toxic byproduct of alcohol metabolism.
After watching countless young adult consumers desert beer to sample inexplicable energy drink/distilled spirit concoctions, Anheuser-Busch has decided to field an inexplicable energy drink/beer concoction.
Theoretically, loading with E-Lyte Sport or some similar concoction might minimize the losses and shifts, but I am unaware of any controlled studies looking at this drink and rates of cramping.
Described on the cover as a pie with lean chunks of steak cooked in a thick, rich gravy with beer under a light puff pastry, my taste buds were preparing themselves for a right good feast when I popped the concoction in the oven.
Mozart, was thought to be a spurious concoction of a music publisher until recently, when another similar work in Mozart's hand appeared in a European library.