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soft drink

n.
1. A nonalcoholic, flavored, carbonated beverage, usually commercially prepared and sold in bottles or cans.
2. A serving of this beverage. In both senses also called soda pop; also called regionally cold drink, drink, pop1, soda, soda water, tonic. See Note at tonic.

soft drink

n
(Cookery) a nonalcoholic drink, usually cold

soft′ drink′


n.
a beverage that is not alcoholic or intoxicating and is usu. carbonated, as root beer or ginger ale.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.soft drink - nonalcoholic beverage (usually carbonated)soft drink - nonalcoholic beverage (usually carbonated)
beverage, drinkable, potable, drink - any liquid suitable for drinking; "may I take your beverage order?"
soda pop, soda water, tonic, pop, soda - a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring; "in New England they call sodas tonics"
birch beer - carbonated drink containing an extract from bark of birch trees
bitter lemon - tart lemon-flavored carbonated drink
cola, dope - carbonated drink flavored with extract from kola nuts (`dope' is a southernism in the United States)
cream soda - sweet carbonated drink flavored with vanilla
egg cream - made of milk and flavored syrup with soda water
ginger ale, ginger pop - ginger-flavored carbonated drink
orange soda - orange-flavored carbonated drink
phosphate - carbonated drink with fruit syrup and a little phosphoric acid
root beer - carbonated drink containing extracts of roots and herbs
sarsaparilla - carbonated drink flavored with an extract from sarsaparilla root or with birch oil and sassafras
quinine water, tonic, tonic water - lime- or lemon-flavored carbonated water containing quinine
Translations
nealkoholický nápoj
læskedrik
refrescobebida no alcohólica
virvoitusjuoma
bezalkoholno piće
ソフトドリンク
청량 음료
nealkoholický nápoj
brezalkoholna pijača
alkoholfri dryck
เครื่องดื่มซึ่งไม่ใช่เหล้า
đồ uống không có cồn

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Might ha' left us one saloon for soft drinks, anyway.
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Increasing disposable income of middle income group, rapid urbanization and packaging innovations are the key factors driving the soft drink packaging market.
People should drink cold water rather than soft drinks as water get easily consumed by a stomach rather than a soft drink.
Last year, the holding company acquired four alcoholic beverage and soft drink makers in Oceania and a Malaysian soft-drink firm.
Washington, Feb 8 ( ANI ): High level of soft drink consumption may make a person more vulnerable to asthma and, or, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a new study has revealed.
Benzene, formed by a reaction of two common soft drink additives, sodium benzoate (a preservative) and ascorbic acid (vitamin C), is considered a carcinogen and has been directly linked to leukemia and other cancers.
IN SUPERMARKETS, SOFT DRINK SALES ARE $12 BILLION AND GROWING THEY ACCOUNT FOR 71% OF TAKE-HOME SALES, ACCORDING TO THE SHOPPER CENTRIC SOLUTIONS STUDY CONDUCTED BY ATLANTA-BASED COCA-COLA CO.
And in middle and high schools, soft drink companies already are selling waters, juices and sports drinks alongside sodas because such drinks increasingly are popular with young consumers.
It also notes that the rise in children's soft drink consumption is leading to less milk consumption, which could jeopardize the formation of maximal
According to the National Soft Drink Association (NSDA), a lack of physical activity and other factors, such as a person's race, age, and gender, are also responsible for the increase in overweight U.
2 soft drink company, says it has signed a deal with Baghdad Soft Drinks Co.