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Tom Collins

n.
A drink consisting of gin, lemon or lime juice, carbonated water, and sugar.

[From the name Tom Collins.]

Tom Collins

n
(Brewing) a long drink consisting of gin, lime or lemon juice, sugar or syrup, and soda water

Tom′ Col′lins


n.
an iced drink of gin, lemon or lime juice, sugar, and soda.
[1880–90; said to have been named after its inventor]
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Noun1.Tom Collins - tall iced drink of liquor (usually gin) with fruit juiceTom Collins - tall iced drink of liquor (usually gin) with fruit juice
highball - a mixed drink made of alcoholic liquor mixed with water or a carbonated beverage and served in a tall glass
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STAR QUALITY From left, Sheridan Smith, Maggie Smith, Dustin Hoffman, Pauline Collins, Tom Courtenay and Billy Connolly arriving at the screening of Quartet in London
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Berrett, who played in Tuesday's 3-1 reserve win at Middlesbrough, has been an unused first-team substitute 20 times, with Antony Kay, Michael Collins, Tom Clarke and Danny Drinkwater all claiming midfield berths ahead of him.
Worcester will be without Marcel Garvey, James Collins, Tom Wood and Ryan Powell for this week's visit of Newcastle Falcons.
Miles Benjamin, Jonny Arr, Joey Carlisle, Matt Cox, James Collins, Tom Wood, Matt Mullan - these are players who are going to play international rugby, I'm sure of that.