tonic

Hear an audio pronunciation
Hear an audio pronunciation
Hear an audio pronunciation
tonic(
ta
-
nihk
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (beverage)
a. el agua tónica
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Rafael sliced up some fresh strawberries to add to his tonic.Rafael rebanó una fresa frescas para agregar a su agua tónica.
b. la tónica
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
What would you like to drink? - I'll have a gin and tonic.¿Qué te gustaría tomar? - Voy a pedir una ginebra con tónica.
2. (something invigorating)
a. el tónico
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Laughter is a tonic for the soul.La risa es un tónico para el alma.
3. (music)
a. la tónica
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
My starting note is the third, yours is the fifth, and Dan has the tonic.Mi nota de partida es la tercera, la tuya la quinta y Dan tiene la tónica.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
4. (invigorating)
a. tónico
You should try this refreshing and tonic beverage. It makes you feel great.Deberías probar esta bebida refrescante y tónica; te hace sentir muy bien.
b. tonificante
This special light has a tonic effect on the skin.Esta luz especial tiene un efecto tonificante en la piel.
5. (music)
a. tónico
The dominant resolves to the tonic chord in the last bar.La dominante se resuelve al acorde tónico en el último compás.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
tonic
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el tónico m, reconstituyente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
tonic (water)(agua ) tónica f
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
tonic [ˈtɒnɪk]
noun
1 (Med) also tónico (m)
this news will be a tonic for the market esta noticia será un tónico para la bolsa
2 (also tonic water) agua (f) tónica; tónica (f)
3 (Mús) tónica (f)
adjective
(all senses) tónico
modifier
tonic accent (n) (Mús) acento (m) tónico
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Word Roots
Hover on a tile to learn new words with the same root.
Loading roots
Examples
Word Forms
Loading word forms
Phrases
Machine Translators
Translate tonic using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict
el Día de Acción de Gracias
Hear an audio pronunciation
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS