soda fountain


: an apparatus with delivery tube and faucets for drawing soda water
: the equipment and counter for the preparation and serving of sodas, sundaes, and ice cream

Examples of soda fountain in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This loveseat has some old-school soda fountain vibes in a very good way. Blake Bakkila, Architectural Digest, 10 July 2024 Step into the past at Lynn's Pharmacy and soda fountain in Brazil, about an hour southwest of Indianapolis, just north of I-70. Holly V. Hays, The Indianapolis Star, 28 Mar. 2024 According to the Dr Pepper Museum in Waco, a pharmacist named Charles Alderton came up with the beverage after experimenting with different combinations of fruit syrups at a drugstore soda fountain. Brandee Gruener, Southern Living, 7 June 2024 Even today, walking into one of the roughly 40 remaining Bartell’s feels like entering a time portal to the days of soda fountains and the neighborhood pharmacist who knew your kids’ names and the dates of their last colds: friendly clerks, folksy signs, aisles full of toys and chocolates. Sasha Rogelberg, Fortune, 3 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for soda fountain 

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Word History

First Known Use

1820, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of soda fountain was in 1820

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“Soda fountain.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

Kids Definition

soda fountain

: a device for drawing soda water
: the equipment and counter for the preparation and serving of carbonated drinks, sodas, sundaes, and ice cream
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