soda water

noun

Definition of soda water 

1 : a weak solution of sodium bicarbonate with some acid added to cause effervescence

2a : a beverage consisting of water highly charged with carbon dioxide

b : soda pop

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Drinks As before, this is not a craft cocktail joint but more a vodka soda watering hole ($10). Brian Sloan, New York Times, "A (Mostly) Gay, Celebrity-Filled Party Returns to the Bowery," 3 July 2018 Top with 2 ounces soda water and garnish with an orange twist. Jonah Miller, WSJ, "Throw a Summer Party the Effortless Spanish Way," 6 July 2018 Vodka, lemon, and soda water also sounds great — but also better with cucumber. Grace Dickinson, Philly.com, "Garden-inspired cocktails bring veggies from the kitchen to the bar," 20 June 2018 Strain over fresh cold draft cubes and top with two ounces of soda water. Kristin Tice Studeman, Vogue, "Yana Volfson of Cosme and Atla Shares the Mezcal Cocktail She’ll Be Making This Cinco de Mayo," 1 May 2018 Pineapple juice goes great with rum; citrusy things like blood orange are good when mixed with whiskey and soda water; vodka and gin love light, refreshing juices like lemon and lime. Marian Bull, GQ, "The Best Cocktail Mixers to Mix With All That Booze You're Putting Out at Your Party," 12 Apr. 2018 Serve in a fresh glass over crushed ice, top with soda water and garnish with a sprig of fresh mint. Natalie B. Compton, GQ, "The Best Ways to Drink More Bourbon This Spring," 17 Apr. 2018 The florets are battered in rice flour and soda water for an almost tempura-like coating that's also gluten-free. Mark Kurlyandchik, Detroit Free Press, "First Taste: Fist of Curry brings irreverent kung-fu fun to old Huron Room space," 5 Apr. 2018 Add a splash of soda water and stir another 10 seconds. Kevin Hopper, idahostatesman, "What bartenders drink: An affair with all things bitter | Idaho Statesman," 20 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of soda water

1799, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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soda water

noun

English Language Learners Definition of soda water

: water that has bubbles in it and that is often used to make other drinks

soda water

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Kids Definition of soda water

: water with carbon dioxide added

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