Concoct meaning

kən-kŏkt'
To devise, using skill and intelligence; contrive.

Concoct a plan.

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To devise, invent, or plan.
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The definition of concoct is to plan or make something using many parts.

An example of concoct is planning a dinner mystery party.

An example of concoct is making soup using whatever is in the refrigerator.

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To prepare by mixing ingredients, as in cooking.
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To make by combining various ingredients; compound.
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To prepare something by mixing various ingredients, especially to prepare food for cooking.
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To contrive something using skill or ingenuity.
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Origin of concoct

  • Latin concoquere concoct- to boil together com- com- coquere to cook pekw- in Indo-European roots
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From concoctionem (“digestion”), from cōn- (“together”) and coquo (“cook”).
    From Wiktionary