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Related / Similar Words: restorative, keynote, pop, soda, soda pop, soda water, tonic water, quinine water, bracing, brisk, energizing, energising, fresh, refreshing, refreshful, accented, tonal

 

Definition:
  • a medicine that strengthens and invigorates;
  • (music) the first note of a diatonic scale;
  • a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring; "in New England they call sodas tonics";
  • lime- or lemon-flavored carbonated water containing quinine;
  • imparting vitality and energy; "the bracing mountain air";
  • 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; "tonic harmony";
  • employing variations in pitch to distinguish meanings of otherwise similar words; "Chinese is a tonal language";
  • of or relating to or producing normal tone or tonus in muscles or tissue; "a tonic reflex"; "tonic muscle contraction";

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    Hyponyms: bracer, pick-me-up

     

    Pertainyms: tone, tonicity, tonus

     

    Substance Meronyms: gin and tonic

     

     
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