V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary
Definition: 1. something that refreshes, strengthens, and invigorates; 2. a refreshing drink
Synonyms: medicine, remedy, refresher, refreshing drink
Tips: The word tonic can also be used as an adjective to describe something that is invigorating and energizing. Tonic also has several specialized meanings: in physiology tonic relates to muscle tone, in language and phonetics tonic relates to the stressed syllable in a word, and in music, tonic relates to the first note on a scale. Most commonly, tonic is known for being a soft drink commonly used as a mixer in cocktails.
The romantic comedy was a tonic for my saddened heart. (remedy, refresher)
I drank the herbal tonic and immediately began to feel better. (medicine, remedy)
Her energetic voice had a tonic quality on the sleepy audience. (energizing, invigorating) adjective
Lemonade is a great tonic on a hot summer day. (refresher)
Discover How You Can Improve Your
Vocabulary 10 to 100 Times Faster with
the Power Vocabulary Builder
The definition and lessons for the word tonic were made available by the .
The Power Vocabulary Builder will help you develop a fuller, richer vocabulary 10 to 100 times faster than any other program available.
Visit the thesite right now to discover how you can get full access to this breakthrough program today!