Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “corn syrup”

corn syrup

noun [U]  /ˈkɔrn ˌsɪr·əp/ us  
a sweet, thick liquid made from corn, used in making food: Maple syrup is often mixed with corn syrup to make commercial sweeteners.
(Definition of corn syrup from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of corn syrup?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “corn syrup” in other dictionaries

Translations of “corn syrup”

Word of the Day

hoppy

like hops (= dried fruit used to make beer)

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More