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love potion

n
any drink supposed to arouse sexual love in the one who drinks it
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

love′ po`tion


n.
a magical potion believed to arouse love or sexual passion.
[1640–50]
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The travelling doctor Dulcamara takes advantage of Nemorino's naivety and sells him a bottle of Bordeaux wine claiming that it is a love potion. Nemorino in order to find the money to buy the so called elixir joins the army.
The enchanting comedy tells the story of mischeivous sprite Puck, who confuses both humans and fairy folk with his love potion.
Rare blind cave fish Tiny Tim needs a love potion to help him become a father and Popeye the chalk bass - the toughest fighter on the reef - needs an urgent operation after injuring his eye in an altercation.
In the past, retired Lingayen Dagupan Archbishop Oscar Cruz said prayers are definitely more effective than any love potion.
She sets the tone by ordering a Love Potion cocktail and oysters - then beams from ear to ear when a bearded and tattooed Karl walks in.
Aside from bolo-bolo, Poe also made it a point to try one of the mystical concoctions found in Siquijor: a love potion.
Taking to Instagram on Thursday morning he posted "Right, so here it goes...for this post I am putting my laying it on thick brush down and hoping to hit the nation with a love potion.
The story of the love potion, particularly representative of this shock therapy, is handled in the first two poems, "The Philtre" and "The Hold." Tristan and Iseult's initial love-making charts a future full of sound and fury.
Oriflame: Love Potion Eau de Parfum: Pure passion is yours with Love Potion Eau de Parfum.
The Dream is Ashton's adaptation of Shakespeare's riotous comedy in which a forest sprite plays havoc, armed with a love potion.
A portion of Flannery's pain is alleviated when she makes a love potion for her entrepreneurship class.