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Coke, one of Dallas's favorite slang terms!

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(noun) A carbonated drink; non-alcoholic drinks; soft drinks.

It is used to refer to ALL fizzy drinks, not just Coca-Cola.    

Madison: “This movie is so boring!  I’m gonna fix me a drink.  Want a coke?”

Ava: “Yeah – grab me a 7Up.”

Madison: “Sure thing!  Anything else?”

Ava: Nah: “Oh, actually, get me a candy bar from the fridge.”

Coke is used by people of all ages to refer to a fizzy drink.  It is not related at all to the Coco-Cola brand, and can be quite confusing for somebody from out of town who is offered a coke, accepts, and is then given something different to what they were expecting.

Here a Twitter user refers to the general term of 'Coke machine': 

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