Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun trademark a commerical antacid; -- the tablets dissolve in water to give an effervescent solution.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a commercial antacid that contains aspirin; tablets dissolve in water to give an effervescent solution

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Examples

  • They have a lot to answer for, but she will wink, and he will blink, and I will take an alka-seltzer.

    Tareq Salahi: We didn't 'party-crash' the White House

  • Not that I don't hold with sentimentality: I collect useful and useless things with little discrimination, I litter my apartment with novels I've already read and choke my purses with beach glass, marbles, and Russian alka-seltzer.

    Adrienne Celt: Burn, Baby, Burn: An Emotionally-Biased Reflection on Incinerating Nabokov's Last Manuscript

  • It's time not to listen to what our gut says, it's time to give it some alka-seltzer and get it to shut up so we can think.

    Hullabaloo

  • It's time not to listen to what our gut says, it's time to give it some alka-seltzer and get it to shut up so we can think.

    Hullabaloo

  • It's time not to listen to what our gut says, it's time to give it some alka-seltzer and get it to shut up so we can think.

    Hullabaloo

  • It's time not to listen to what our gut says, it's time to give it some alka-seltzer and get it to shut up so we can think.

    Hullabaloo

  • It's time not to listen to what our gut says, it's time to give it some alka-seltzer and get it to shut up so we can think.

    Hullabaloo

  • I took a breakfast combo of alka-seltzer and very strong coffee.

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  • I took a breakfast combo of alka-seltzer and very strong coffee.

    Little Miss Muffet on a Wisconsin Tuffet

  • The Bellucci-Cassano partnership is fizzier than an alka-seltzer in a bottle of Newcastl ...

    The Offside

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