Translation of "tonic" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈtɒn.ɪk/ us /ˈtɑː.nɪk/

a liquid medicine that has the general effect of making you feel better rather than treating a particular health problem that you might have


also tonic water carbonated (= with bubbles) water with a bitter taste that can be drunk on its own or added to alcoholic drinks

agua tónica
Two gin and tonics, please.

(Translation of “tonic” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈtonik/

( also tonic-water) water containing quinine, often drunk with gin etc

I’d like a gin and tonic.

(a) medicine that gives strength or energy

The doctor prescribed a (bottle of) tonic.

(Translation of “tonic” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)