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Example sentences for "concoctions"

Lexicographically close words:
conclusyon; concoct; concocted; concocting; concoction; concocts; concolorous; concomitance; concomitant; concomitantly
  1. The play was one of those drawing-room concoctions in which charmingly overdressed ladies and gentlemen suffer the pangs of love and jealousy amid gilded surroundings.

  2. She came upon the corset counter and paused in rich reverie as she noted the dainty concoctions of colour and lace there displayed.

  3. The complex are but concoctions of man after recipes in the devil's alchemy.

  4. Draperies were taken down and were carefully washed with mysterious concoctions warranted to remove dirt without injury to color.

  5. The evil of stimulating drinks will be spoken of later; at present reference is made only to water and harmless concoctions such as lime-juice, unfermented wines, etc.

  6. The governor asked him how we had fared for food, to which Prat answered that we had done well considering that we were obliged to eat Indian concoctions that the ordinary white man would not sniff at.

  7. German beer, however, is not English ale, any more than it is to be confounded with the nauseous concoctions sold under its name in other countries.

  8. Is there any sense in being made miserable by the concoctions of other people's hysterical imagination?

  9. In that case why do you call in the physician, why do you take nasty pills and swallow whole quarts of vile concoctions that have the double merit of bringing distress to your palate and your purse?

  10. I carry some choice brands to obviate the necessity of drinking the home-brewed concoctions of the inn-keepers of this district.

  11. She came upon the corset counter and pauses in rich reverie as she noted the dainty concoctions of color and lace their displayed.

  12. Having gleefully ordered several delectable new concoctions of which Sargent's could not boast, the quartette settled themselves to talk.

  13. In the interest of deciding upon the club members, for once Sargent's toothsome concoctions had stood neglected on the table.

  14. What horrible concoctions have found their way down this unsuspecting throttle!

  15. The skillful cook plays upon his several fires as a musician upon his keys, adding a morsel of fuel to one, drawing a coal from another; stirring all the concoctions with the same spoon.

  16. Strange concoctions were some of those meals.

  17. Though doctors are usually pretty good livers, they, at this day of the world, too well know the deadly properties of the villanous concoctions sold as liquors to risk much of it in their own systems.

  18. The above list will hopefully give you a few useful examples demonstrating the appropriate usage of "concoctions" in a variety of sentences. We hope that you will now be able to make sentences using this word.