philtre

[ fil-ter ]
/ ˈfɪl tər /

noun, verb (used with object), phil·tred, phil·tring. Chiefly British.

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philtre

US philter

/ (ˈfɪltə) /

noun

a drink supposed to arouse love, desire, etc

Word Origin for philtre

C16: from Latin philtrum, from Greek philtron love potion, from philos loving
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