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1. potpourri

noun. ['ˌpoʊpʊˈriː'] a collection containing a variety of sorts of things.

Synonyms

  • gallimaufry
  • aggregation
  • odds and ends
  • miscellanea
  • grab bag
  • mishmash
  • selection
  • hotchpotch
  • witches' brew
  • motley
  • melange
  • farrago
  • collection
  • oddments
  • mixture
  • mixed bag
  • alphabet soup
  • mingle-mangle
  • range
  • sampler
  • miscellany
  • witch's brew
  • salmagundi
  • accumulation
  • assortment
  • smorgasbord
  • ragbag
  • variety
  • witches' broth
  • omnium-gatherum
  • assemblage

Antonyms

  • downgrade
  • incapability
  • disarrange
  • starve

Etymology

  • ''[[pot]] [[pourri]]'' (French)

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Example sentences of the word potpourri


1. Noun, singular or mass
One of the best options is to make potpourri that you can simmer on the stove.

2. Adjective
Tracing paper can be used to hold fragrant potpourri sachets that look like they belong in an expensive boutique.

2. potpourri

noun. ['ˌpoʊpʊˈriː'] a jar of mixed flower petals and spices used as perfume.

Synonyms

  • essence

Antonyms

  • flora
  • defense

Etymology

  • ''[[pot]] [[pourri]]'' (French)

3. potpourri

noun. ['ˌpoʊpʊˈriː'] a musical composition consisting of a series of songs or other musical pieces from various sources.

Synonyms

  • piece of music
  • piece
  • opus
  • pastiche
  • composition
  • medley

Antonyms

  • uncolored
  • discolor
  • homogeneous
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • ''[[pot]] [[pourri]]'' (French)
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