n. dose of liquid; liquid mixture; liquid medicine
Thank God, the operation of the potion is slow, and may be counteracted.
Angelina Jolie concocted quite the potion for theaters this weekend.
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The doctor recommended silence, and that all painful emotions should be avoided; he prescribed an infusion of pure chinchona, and, in case the fever should increase again during the night, a calming potion.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
This Restaurant Rousseau, where so few bottles and so many water carafes were emptied, was a calming potion rather than a restaurant.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
Having warbled his thanks and put the potions in his boots, Hugo departed, and Hagar informed the audience that as he had killed a few of her friends in times past, she had cursed him, and intends to thwart his plans, and be revenged on him.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context