Main definitions of pop tart in English

: pop tart1Pop Tart2

pop tart1

Pronunciation /ˈpɒp tɑːt/

noun

informal, derogatory
  • 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.

Main definitions of Pop Tart in English

: pop tart1Pop Tart2

Pop Tart2

Pronunciation /ˈpɒp tɑːt/

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.