pick-me-up(redirected from pick-me-ups)
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A drink, often an alcoholic beverage, taken as a stimulant or a cure for a hangover.
informal a tonic or restorative, esp a special drink taken as a stimulant
1. something, as a drink or snack, taken to restore one's energy or good spirits.
2. any restorative.
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|Noun||1.||pick-me-up - anything with restorative powers; "she needed the pickup that coffee always gave her"|
|2.||pick-me-up - a tonic or restorative (especially a drink of liquor)|
pick-me-up[ˈpɪkmiːʌp] N → estimulante m; (= drink) → bebida f tonificante (Med) → tónico m, reconstituyente m
he tends to pop into the pub on the way home for a pick-me-up → suele pasarse por el pub de camino a casa para ponerse a tono
this bath oil is the ideal pick-me-up after a hard day at work → esta esencia de baño te deja como nuevo después de un día duro de trabajo