noun. ['ˈkwaɪˌnaɪn'] a bitter alkaloid extracted from chinchona bark; used in malaria therapy.
- antimalarial drug
- quinine water
- tonic water
- quina (Spanish)
- kina (Quechua)
Rhymes with Quinine
How do you pronounce quinine?
Pronounce quinine as kˈwaɪˌnaɪn.
US - How to pronounce quinine in American English
UK - How to pronounce quinine in British English
Sentences with quinine
1. Noun, singular or mass
Here's what you need to know about quinine in food.
Tonic water or any other quinine-containing food or drink doesn't have nearly enough quinine to treat malaria.