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Noun: concoction  kón'kók-shun
  1. Any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients
    "he volunteered to taste her latest concoction";
    - mixture, intermixture
  2. An occurrence of an unusual mixture
    "it suddenly spewed out a thick green concoction"
  3. 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"
  4. The act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components
    - confection

Derived forms: concoctions

Type of: conception, creating from raw materials, design, excogitation, fiction, food product, foodstuff, innovation, invention, mix, mixture

Encyclopedia: Concoction