concoct definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To prepare by combining components, as with cooking.
    • To develop, utilizing skill and intelligence; contrive: concoct a mystery tale.
    • To absorb; to transform into nourishment because of the organs of diet.
    • To purify or improve chemically.
    • to get ready from crude materials, as meals; to invent or prepare by incorporating different ingredients.
    • To eat up in the head; to devise; in order to make up; to contrive; to plan; to story.
    • To grow or perfect; to ripen.
  • verb:
    • to prepare some thing by mixing various ingredients, specifically to prepare food for cooking
    • to contrive anything making use of ability or ingenuity
    • devise or create
    • make a concoction (of) by mixing
    • invent
    • prepare or cook by mixing ingredients
  • others:
    • To eat up.
    • To purify or sublime; refine by eliminating the gross or extraneous matter.
    • To ripen; develop.
    • To combine and prepare materials of, like in cookery; for this reason, to obtain up, create, program, contrive, land, etc.: as, to concoct a dinner or a bowl of punch; to concoct a scheme or a conspiracy.
    • To grow; ripen.
    • To eat up.

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