Tom Collins


noun

a tall drink containing gin, lemon or lime juice, and carbonated water, sweetened and served with ice.

Origin of Tom Collins

First recorded in 1905–10; said to have been named after its inventor

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British Dictionary definitions for tom collins

Tom Collins

noun

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