elixir: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (i-lik'sur), [key]
- a sweetened, aromatic solution of alcohol and water containing, or used as a vehicle for, medicinal substances.
- Also calledan alchemic preparation formerly believed to be capable of prolonging life.
- an alchemic preparation formerly believed to be capable of transmuting base metals into gold.
- the quintessence or absolute embodiment of anything.
- a panacea; cure-all; sovereign remedy.
- elixir (Thesaurus)