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synonyms for horehound

  • lozenge
  • pastil
  • pastille
  • throat lozenge
  • troche
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How to use horehound in a sentence

Chiefly found on nettles, which many shells like as food, though avoiding the commonly associated horehound.
OUR BRITISH SNAILSJOHN WILLIAM HORSLEY
It was well that Miss Prime did not discover it: she would have given him horehound to cure—thought!
THE UNCALLEDPAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR
Take a teaspoonful of the expressed juice of horehound (the herb) and mix it with a gill of new milk.
THE LADIES BOOK OF USEFUL INFORMATIONANONYMOUS
If you do not wish it to be very strong of horehound don't use quite so much.
CANDY-MAKING AT HOMEMARY M. WRIGHT
Horehound clenseth the breast and lungs, helps old coughs, easeth hard labour in child-bearing, brings away the after-birth.
EVERY DAY LIFE IN THE MASSACHUSETTS BAY COLONYGEORGE FRANCIS DOW
To protect one's self against the allurements of these accursed fairies, a bit of horehound or marjoram is sufficient.
MYTHS OF THE RHINEX. B. SAINTINE
It proved to be a kind of essence of horehound, of notable tartness and pungency, very like a powerful cough syrup.
PLUM PUDDINGCHRISTOPHER MORLEY
Water horehound has whitish whorls of tiny blossoms and prettily cut leaves, which are as interesting as the flowers.
SOME SUMMER DAYS IN IOWAFREDERICK JOHN LAZELL
The sede is blak and groweth about the stalk, certayn places goyng betwene, as we se in horehound.
HERBALS, THEIR ORIGIN AND EVOLUTIONAGNES ARBER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HOREHOUND

  • horehound
  • lozenge
  • pastil
  • pastille
  • throat lozenge
  • troche
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.