Synonyms for Elixir:
n.broomstick, fetish, the I Ching, crystal ball, Arcana, horseshoe, charm, the cards, amulet. health, physic, nostrum, medicament. •balm (noun)
remedy, potion, tincture, panacea, nostrum, mixture.
blending, compound, brew, hybrid, combination, concoction, emulsion, alloy, amalgam, mixture, infusion, commixture, amalgamate, merger, conglomeration, composite, admixture, medley, meld, mash, mix, mongrel, decoction, intermixture, paste, blend, composition, Interfusion, potpourri, stew.
medication, aid, dose, panacea, balm, cure, medicine, tonic, drug, corrective, remedy, prescription, ointment, emetic, therapy, correction, salve, germicide, mixture, pharmaceutical, potion, antidote, pill.
Usage examples for elixir
I became so thirsty at each step I took, that I longed to drink up every drop of water I had in the keg, but it was the elixir of death I was burdened with, and to drink it was to die, so I restrained myself. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles
The blood of twenty- three hundred of his fellow- creatures- coldly murdered, by his orders, in a single city- proved for the sanguinary monarch the elixir of life: he drank and was refreshed. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009