tovermiddel

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compound of toveren +‎ middel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtoː.vərˌmɪ.dəl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: to‧ver‧mid‧del

Noun[edit]

tovermiddel n (plural tovermiddelen, diminutive tovermiddeltje n)

  1. magical concoction or object
  2. talisman, fetish
    Synonyms: fetisj, talisman
  3. miracle cure, any cure with drastic good effects, also used of less than scientific folk medicine
    Synonym: wondermiddel