soda water

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n soda water a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring "in New England they call sodas tonics"
    • n soda water effervescent beverage artificially charged with carbon dioxide
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Quotations

  • Lord Byron
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    “Let us have wine and women, mirth and laughter. Sermons and soda water the day after.”

Usage

In literature:

The sodium by the action of water goes into caustic soda.
"Creative Chemistry" by Edwin E. Slosson
Soda-water in a bhearer's house!
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 110, December, 1866" by Various
Reitzei drank off the remainder of his soda-water at a gulp.
"Sunrise" by William Black
The soda-water syphon was different.
"Five Children and It" by E. Nesbit
Permanent hardness in water, due to the presence of gypsum or sulphate of lime in solution, may be remedied by addition of caustic soda.
"The Chemistry of Hat Manufacturing" by Watson Smith
A candle stood in an empty soda-water bottle on each side of the looking-glass, and there was no other light.
"Hilda" by Sarah Jeanette Duncan
In the morning add the soda just before baking (milk may be used instead of water).
"Public School Domestic Science" by Mrs. J. Hoodless
The nitrate of soda is very soluble in water and is taken up at once by the plant.
"Trees, Fruits and Flowers of Minnesota, 1916" by Various
Come, let's just step over to Royal-street, and take a glass of soda-water.
"The Brother Clerks" by Xariffa
A little soda or bran in the water will soften it.
"The Girl's Own Paper, Vol. VIII. No. 358, November 6, 1886." by Various
No more soda water for a while, unless some one treats me.
"A Sweet Little Maid" by Amy E. Blanchard
I'll give him some soda-water by way of a precaution.
"Sword and Gown" by George A. Lawrence
Waters that are very hard with limestone should have a small amount of washing soda added to them.
"Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value" by Harry Snyder
With such matters on hand, she struggled against silence like soda-water against the cork.
"Tristram of Blent" by Anthony Hope
Dissolve the dye-stuff in boiling water, then add the soda crystals and finally the salt.
"The Dyeing of Cotton Fabrics" by Franklin Beech
He was obliged to show them in the kitchen though, where he went to beg a jug of hot-water and some soda.
"The Weathercock" by George Manville Fenn
When an inundation reaches a basin filled with soda, the water of course becomes impregnated.
"Great African Travellers" by W.H.G. Kingston
The performance of this trick got Pedro and the bear all the soda water and small drinks that they cared for at the country stores and hotels.
"Black Bruin" by Clarence Hawkes
The doctor always finished his day with a tumbler of brandy and water: soda water in summer, and hot water in winter.
"Gryll Grange" by Thomas Love Peacock
The soda-water fountains became battle-fields of backbiting and mockery.
"In a Little Town" by Rupert Hughes
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In news:

Benzene in soda above limit for tap water.
Resarch shows people are reaching for water, diet soda and energy or sports drinks to quench thirst.
Imagine lighting your house with a soda bottle, water and bleach.
Lack of fluoridation in water and drinking soda are key factors in tooth decay in western Alaska region.
Soda Lakes Water Ski School.
Marc Romero, an amputee, tests his new midlevel adaptive water ski program at Little Soda Lake.
First there was soda, carbonated sugar water that was sure to expand your waistline.
A homemade play dough recipe that uses just baking soda, cornstarch and water yields brilliant colors.
Doors open at noon with bingo starting at 1 pm at the post, 13759 Central Ave. Snacks, sodas, and water will be sold.
The company shut down several soda bottling lines Monday night when the water supply thinned — a situation that Christopher J Crowley, executive vice president and treasurer, initially called a "nightmare.".
Doctors say you shouldn't drink soda, while forcing your child to drink water instead.
It's not only for soda drinkers but also for people that enjoy Powerade, Minute Maid, Hi-C, and even water.
It is drier compared to most aged rums , and is often used in a "tinted", Panama's take on the rum and coke, using only soda water and a splash of cola.
Sugar Soda water Ginger ale.
Place lemon, sugar and cilantro in the bottom of a mixing glass and wet with a splash of soda water.
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