Usage examples for ingredient

  1. But he did not succeed in finding the right ingredient, for as often as he called Frau Vorkel to come and inhale the new mixture, she gave such plausible and politic answers to his dangerous questions that he could be by no means sure of her absolute truthfulness. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Mere statements are jealously watched, and the motives of the writer form as important an ingredient in the analysis or his history, as the facts he records. – The Odyssey of Homer by Homer, translated by Alexander Pope
  3. Since the condition of unskilled or low- skilled workers forms the chief ingredient in poverty, such a " levelling up" may be regarded as a valuable contribution towards a cure of the worst phase of the disease. – Problems of Poverty by John A. Hobson
  4. Of all these the juice of the Ambihuasca is the most powerful ingredient, but the making of this species of poison is a most complicated process. – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  5. Corn Meal is the principal ingredient of the fattening mixture. – Ducks and Geese by Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum
  6. Before we left Hampstead, Mrs. Middleton told the Moores of my engagement; and Rosa, who had for some days past guessed at the state of things, wished me joy, with the greatest warmth and animation; but she unconsciously threw a bitter ingredient into her congratulations, by adding to them with a smile, It is strange how disobedient you have ventured to be to the invisible men of Brandon. – Ellen Middleton--A Tale by Georgiana Fullerton
  7. This is the main ingredient necessary for successful hypnosis. – A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis by Melvin Powers
  8. But nobody surely will quarrel with this ingredient. – Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest by George Borrow
  9. Thus another ingredient entered my character. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  10. It was called by them chocolatt, from whence we derive the name of the compound of which it is the chief ingredient- chocolate. – On the Banks of the Amazon by W.H.G. Kingston
  11. It later transpired that the cure's chief ingredient was whisky, and cheap whisky. – Civics and Health by William H. Allen
  12. There is no ingredient of fiction in the historical incidents recorded in the following ballad. – Lays of the Scottish Cavaliers and Other Poems by W.E. Aytoun
  13. I would prefer calling it an egg nogg; but there is one extra ingredient that disfranchises the egg and in a peculiar way leaves the nogg there in a somewhat embarrassing condition. – Treading the Narrow Way by R. E. Barrett
  14. The fine scented oil will quickly evaporate, and leave the smell of the turpentine distinguishable, if the essence has been adulterated with this ingredient. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  15. Moreover, there is plenty of nourishment in it to make the babe thrive, for after all it is the milk that is the important ingredient in all the foods of infants, they can live on it, and on it alone, and thrive amazingly. – Advice to a Mother on the Management of her Children by Pye Henry Chavasse
  16. They are likewise dried for the winter months, and, when reduced to powder, form a useful culinary ingredient; they, however, have many virtues attributed to them which they do not possess. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  17. Explain why baking soda is an ingredient of this ingredient. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  18. Anger is a strong ingredient in the excessive grief of every selfish nature. – An Ambitious Man by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  19. I consider obedience an essential ingredient of order, and order I regard as " heaven's first law." – Guide to the Kindergarten and Intermediate Class and Moral Culture of Infancy. by Elizabeth P. Peabody Mary Mann