Main definitions of pop tart in English

: Pop Tart1pop tart2

Pop Tart1

noun

US
  • A trademark for: a flat, rectangular pastry with a sweet filling (typically a fruit preserve), intended to be heated in a toaster.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The Mansfield News Journal. From pop + tart.

Pronunciation

Pop Tart

/ˈpɒp tɑːt/

Main definitions of pop tart in English

: Pop Tart1pop tart2

pop tart2

noun

  • A (usually female) pop star regarded as having a sexually provocative image.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in Life. From pop + tart, punningly after Pop Tart.

Pronunciation

pop tart

/ˈpɒp tɑːt/