love potion


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love potion

n
any drink supposed to arouse sexual love in the one who drinks it

love′ po`tion


n.
a magical potion believed to arouse love or sexual passion.
[1640–50]
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The story of the love potion, particularly representative of this shock therapy, is handled in the first two poems, "The Philtre" and "The Hold.
Oriflame: Love Potion Eau de Parfum: Pure passion is yours with Love Potion Eau de Parfum.
A portion of Flannery's pain is alleviated when she makes a love potion for her entrepreneurship class.
There's a cast of 10, plus a chorus, in the production, which tells the story of a sorcerer who invents a love potion that, inevitably, causes a lot of mismatches and problems for the inhabitants of the village in which the opera is set.
Let's hope that Black Magic love potion soon starts working for her.
The class assignment to create a love potion falls far into the background and doesn't have any use as a plot device to move the story in any given direction.
However, when Princess Evelyn mixes a love potion to win the heart of the handsome Zayn (and heir to AstroCorp) and accidentally drinks it, Sam is given the chance to save her family's reputation and business by taking part in the 'Wilde Hunt' to find a cure for the princess.
During their day at the centre in the Conwy valley the children helped Dai create an ice-cream inspired by their love potion ideas, which they got to taste as well.
In this case, it's "L'Elisir d'Amore," or "Elixir of Love," so right away it's apparent there will be a love potion in there somewhere, intended to make Nemorino irresistible to soprano Angela Theis' Adina, who keeps Nemorino miserable with her sometimes sweet, sometimes hard-edged reactions.
Retired Lingayen Dagupan Archbishop Oscar Cruz said prayers are definitely more effective than any love potion.
They brew up an arithmetic love potion that exposes highly analytical data about relationships and what makes the perfect match.
Joel Dommett, Roisin Conaty and Paul McCaffrey also star, and in the inaugural episode, they work in a car showroom, get close to customers at a hairdressers, try to steal kisses from strangers and try to launch a new love potion.