Seltzer definition

sĕltsər
A natural effervescent spring water of high mineral content.
noun
2
0
Natural mineral water that is effervescent.
noun
1
0
Any carbonated water, often flavored with fruit juices.
noun
1
1
Carbonated water.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
seltzer
Plural:
seltzers

Origin of seltzer

  • From German Selterser (Wasser) (water) of Selters, a village of central Germany

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • A toponym from 1735-45 German Selterser, named after Selters, a village known for its carbonated mineral springs.

    From Wiktionary