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witches' brew

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   /ˌwɪtʃ.ɪzˈbruː/ informal
an unpleasant liquid mixture, of which you do not know the contents: What's that witches' brew you're concocting there - surely you don't expect me to drink it?
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