South African English word for softdrink (UK)/Cola, Soda(US) which may include fizzy/carbonated drinks and juices. Also known as 'coldrink','cold drink' or 'colddrink'. If you ask for Soda(US)in SA, you'll be served soda water.
I'm going to get some cooldrinks for the braai (SAfrE for barbeque).
by Lino Goncalves December 29, 2007