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1. 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

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Words that Rhyme with Sugar

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Example sentences of the word sugar


1. Noun, singular or mass
Add a cup of honey and the juice of half of a large lemon to the sugar.

Quotes containing the word sugar


1. With the sugar market hysteria, the people are obviously worried and expect higher inflation. When this hysteria subsides, which we're probably observing, then I hope that people will also get less worried about the future of inflation.
- Marek Belka

2. You're a painter. You're a baker. You like to sleep with the windows open. You never take sugar in your tea. And you always double-knot your shoelaces.
- Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay

3. My I love you was a measured response, like one gallon of coffee in one cup of sugar. It was just overflowing with an awakening of my soul.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

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-sugar

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

Synonyms

  • hard candy

5. sugar

verb. ['ˈʃʊgɝ'] sweeten with sugar.

Synonyms

  • edulcorate
  • sweeten
  • dulcorate
  • dulcify

Antonyms

  • acerbic
  • lemonlike
  • tart
  • acidulous

6. 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

7. 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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