Synonyms

1. barley-sugar

noun. a brittle transparent candy made by melting and cooling cane sugar.

Synonyms

  • hard candy

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  • rueger

2. sugar-coated

adjective. encrusted with sugar or syrup.

Synonyms

  • candied

Antonyms

  • sour
  • fresh

3. sugar-bush

noun. evergreen shrub of southeastern United States with spikes of reddish yellow flowers and glandular hairy fruits.

Synonyms

  • sumac
  • shumac
  • sumach
  • sugar sumac

4. barley

noun. ['ˈbɑːrli'] a grain of barley.

Synonyms

  • pearl barley
  • grain
  • barleycorn
  • cereal
  • Hordeum vulgare
  • common barley

Antonyms

  • bigness

Etymology

  • barli (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. barley

noun. ['ˈbɑːrli'] cultivated since prehistoric times; grown for forage and grain.

Synonyms

  • barley grass
  • wall barley
  • cereal
  • genus Hordeum
  • Hordeum vulgare
  • Hordeum pusillum
  • Hordeum
  • little barley
  • Hordeum murinum
  • squirreltail barley
  • Hordeum jubatum
  • common barley
  • foxtail barley
  • squirreltail grass

Etymology

  • barli (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. sugar

noun. ['ˈʃʊgɝ'] a white crystalline carbohydrate used as a sweetener and preservative.

Synonyms

  • granulated sugar
  • lump sugar
  • beet sugar
  • sugarloaf
  • corn sugar
  • sweetening
  • sweetener
  • loaf sugar
  • refined sugar
  • caramel
  • caramelized sugar
  • cane sugar
  • sugar loaf

Antonyms

  • soothe
  • outgo
  • achromatic
  • tasty

7. sugar

verb. ['ˈʃʊgɝ'] sweeten with sugar.

Synonyms

  • edulcorate
  • sweeten
  • dulcorate
  • dulcify

Antonyms

  • acerbic
  • lemonlike
  • tart
  • acidulous

8. sugar

noun. ['ˈʃʊgɝ'] an essential structural component of living cells and source of energy for animals; includes simple sugars with small molecules as well as macromolecular substances; are classified according to the number of monosaccharide groups they contain.

Synonyms

  • deoxyribose
  • monosaccharose
  • jagghery
  • ribose
  • saccharide
  • polysaccharide
  • monosaccharide
  • wood sugar
  • polyose
  • oligosaccharide
  • supermolecule
  • carbohydrate
  • beet sugar
  • xylose
  • maple sugar
  • cane sugar
  • jaggery
  • simple sugar
  • jaggary
  • macromolecule

Antonyms

  • tangy
  • dry
  • sourish
  • acerb

9. sugar

noun. ['ˈʃʊgɝ'] informal terms for money.

Synonyms

  • clams
  • cabbage
  • wampum
  • lolly
  • money
  • shekels
  • pelf
  • dinero
  • kale
  • bread
  • lettuce
  • simoleons
  • moolah
  • scratch
  • boodle
  • dough
  • loot
  • lucre

Antonyms

  • vinegarish
  • lemony
  • subacid
  • acetous
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