A descriptive word to define the carbonation which makes the tingly, easing sensation felt in your throat when drinking a cold, carbonated beverage.
This sensation is most felt after a hard night of drinking or while sick with any virus which affects the throat (cold, flu, etc).
Mary - "No thank you. I need some sparklies, do you have any Sprite?"
*note: i don't see what the big deal with this whole twilight fad, nor am i interested
Twilight fan: OMG! That's like Edward!
Person 1: No. Vampires. Aren't. Freaking. SPARKLY!!!
"I'm not sayin' my work is better than yours, I'm just sayin' I have a ton of sparklies."