cinnamon-water love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A medicinal beverage made from cinnamon-oil and water.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • This spirit, mixed with sugar, and an extract of cinnamon, is sold under the name of cinnamon-water.

    Travels in Arabia

  • If the complaint continue after these means have been employed, some astringent or binding medicine will be required, as the subjoined: — Take of prepared chalk 2 drachms, cinnamon-water 7 oz., syrup of poppies 1 oz.; mix, and take 3 tablespoonfuls every four hours.

    The Book of Household Management

  • If the complaint continue after these means have been employed, some astringent or binding medicine will be required, as the subjoined: — Take of prepared chalk 2 drachms, cinnamon-water 7 oz., syrup of poppies 1 oz.; mix, and take 3 tablespoonfuls every four hours.

    The Book of Household Management

  • The surgeon deprecated such proceeding until the patient should have full benefit of his drugs -- bread pills and cinnamon-water.

    Arabian nights. English

  • This spirit, mixed with sugar, and an extract of cinnamon, is sold under the name of cinnamon-water.

    Travels in Arabia; comprehending an account of those territories in Hedjaz which the Mohammedans regard as sacred

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.