tonic, tonic water, quinine water(noun)
lime- or lemon-flavored carbonated water containing quinine
pop, soda, soda pop, soda water, tonic(noun)
a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring
"in New England they call sodas tonics"
dada, soda ash, club soda, sodium carbonate, pa, keynote, popping, pappa, dad, seltzer, washing soda, sparkling water, pop, papa, daddy, restorative, carbonated water, sal soda, pop music, quinine water, tonic water, soda water, soda pop, soda
(music) the first note of a diatonic scale
a medicine that strengthens and invigorates
of or relating to or producing normal tone or tonus in muscles or tissue
"a tonic reflex"; "tonic muscle contraction"
employing variations in pitch to distinguish meanings of otherwise similar words
"Chinese is a tonal language"
used of syllables
"a tonic syllables carries the main stress in a word"
relating to or being the keynote of a major or minor scale
bracing, brisk, fresh, refreshing, refreshful, tonic(adj)
imparting vitality and energy
"the bracing mountain air"
spanking, bracing, wise, refreshful, lively, refreshing, fresh, new, snappy, novel, brisk, tonal, smart, reinvigorated, unfermented, accented, impertinent, sweet, unused, saucy, merry, clean, sassy, impudent, refreshed, invigorated, zippy, rattling, overbold, alert
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Soft drink, see there
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How to use tonic in a sentence?
There are days when solitude, for someone my age, is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when it is a bitter tonic, and still others when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against the wall.
Difficulties should act as a tonic. They should spur us to greater exertion.
It tastes like a warm lemon, ginger and honey tonic, we don’t use honey, as it’s not vegan, so we use agave instead.
Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain.
There are days when solitude is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when it is a bitter tonic, and still others when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against the wall.
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