Concoction

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Concoction Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components
  • the invention of a scheme or story to suit some purpose; "his testimony was a concoction"; "she has no peer in the concoction of mystery stories"
  • an occurrence of an unusual mixture; "it suddenly spewed out a thick green concoction"
  • any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients; "he volunteered to taste her latest concoction"; "he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients; "he volunteered to taste her latest concoction"; "he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade" ,
  • an occurrence of an unusual mixture; "it suddenly spewed out a thick green concoction" ,
  • the invention of a scheme or story to suit some purpose; "his testimony was a concoction"; "she has no peer in the concoction of mystery stories" ,
  • the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Concoction'


  • Concoction: A concoction is, strictly speaking, a combination of various ingredients , usually herb s, spice s, condiment s, powdery substances, or ...

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Concoction Sample Sentences in News


  • Kenya rugby sevens steroid 'concoction' find
    Steroids have been found in supplements given to players on Kenya's fast-improving rugby sevens team, according to a report that calls for disciplinary proceedings against head coach Paul Treu and five members of his staff. Read more on this news related to 'Concoction'
  • Farnworth mum died after swallowing concoction of tablets
    A MOTHER died after swallowing a concoction of tablets with a can of lager and telling her girlfriend “when I take these, I won’t wake up again”, an inquest heard. Read more on this news related to 'Concoction'
  • Farnworth mum died after swallowing concoction of tablets 'in act of drama'
    A MOTHER died after swallowing a concoction of tablets with a can of lager and telling her girlfriend “when I take these, I won’t wake up again”, an inquest heard. Read more on this news related to 'Concoction'

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