Definition of soda jerk in English:

soda jerk

Syllabification: so·da jerk
(also soda jerker)


North American informal , dated
A person who serves and sells soft drinks and ice cream at a soda fountain.
More example sentences
  • They have a soda jerk and vinyl bar stools, just like the old days.
  • And though he had a job, he knew he had no future as a drug store soda jerk.
  • In that one, Bud and Lou are soda jerks at the Radio Central Pharmacy, but aspire to be writers for the network's hit show, ‘Murder at Midnight.’

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