soda pop


soda pop (countable or uncountable)

  1. (regional in US) Any of several sweetened, carbonated beverages.
    On a hot day, there's nothing I like more than soda pop.
    Could you bring me a soda pop? I'm parched!
    In the Midwest, soda pop is abbreviated to pop, such as Do you have any pop?
    Further, in the Midwest, soda means an ice cream soda (pop with ice cream), such as I think I will have a root beer soda. (vanilla ice cream in root beer pop).
    On the east and west coasts, soda pop is abbreviated to soda, such as "May I have a soda?"

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