noun so·da \ˈsō-də\

: a drink made of soda water, flavoring, and often ice cream

: a white powdery substance that contains salt and is used in cooking and medicine

Full Definition of SODA

a :  sodium carbonate
b :  sodium bicarbonate
c :  sodium —often used in combination <soda-feldspar> <nitrate of soda>
a :  soda water 2a
b :  soda pop
c :  a sweet drink consisting of soda water, flavoring, and often ice cream
:  the faro card that shows faceup in the dealing box before play begins

Examples of SODA

  1. I ordered fries and a soda.

Origin of SODA

Italian, from Arabic suwwād, any of several saltworts from the ashes of which sodium carbonate is obtained
First Known Use: 1558

Rhymes with SODA


noun so·da \ˈsōd-ə\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SODA

May 24, 2015
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