Definition of Popsicle in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpäpˌsik(ə)l/


North American trademark
A piece of flavored ice or ice cream on a stick.
Example sentences
  • ‘Like we used to do with Popsicle sticks,’ I said, ‘but on a grander scale.’
  • Some are ‘handmade,’ such as the reindeer, made of Popsicle sticks and ribbons.
  • While we'd do our best to make Popsicle stick Eiffel towers on France Day, nobody ever really got into it.


1920s: fanciful formation.

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Syllabification: Pop·si·cle

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