[kon-kokt, kuh n-] /kɒnˈkɒkt, kən-/
verb (used with object)
to prepare or make by combining ingredients, especially in cookery:
to concoct a meal from leftovers.
to devise; make up; contrive:
to concoct an excuse.
to make by combining different ingredients
to invent; make up; contrive
1530s, “to digest,” from Latin concoctus, past participle of concoquere “to digest; to boil together, prepare; to consider well,” from com- “together” (see com-) + coquere “to cook” (see cook (n.)). Meaning “to prepare an edible thing” is from 1670s. First expanded metaphorically beyond cooking 1792. Related: Concocted; concocting.
[kon-kok-shuh n, kuh n-] /kɒnˈkɒk ʃən, kən-/ noun 1. the act or process of . 2. something : a delicious concoction of beans, rice, and meat. /kənˈkɒkʃən/ noun 1. the act or process of concocting 2. something concocted 3. an untruth; lie n. 1530s, “digestion,” from Latin concoctionem (nominative concoctio) “digestion,” noun of action from […]
[kon-kom-i-tuh ns, kuh n-] /kɒnˈkɒm ɪ təns, kən-/ noun 1. the quality or relation of being . 2. (def 2). 3. Roman Catholic Church. the coexistence of the body and blood of Christ in the Eucharistic bread. /kənˈkɒmɪtəns/ noun 1. existence or occurrence together or in connection with another 2. a thing that exists in […]
[kon-kom-i-tuh n-see, kuh n-] /kɒnˈkɒm ɪ tən si, kən-/ noun, plural concomitancies. 1. .
[kon-kom-i-tuh nt, kuh n-] /kɒnˈkɒm ɪ tənt, kən-/ adjective 1. existing or occurring with something else, often in a lesser way; accompanying; concurrent: an event and its concomitant circumstances. noun 2. a concomitant quality, circumstance, or thing. /kənˈkɒmɪtənt/ adjective 1. existing or occurring together; associative noun 2. a concomitant act, person, etc adj. c.1600, from […]