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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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