Translation of "sugar" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun uk us /ˈʃʊɡ.ər/ US  //

[ C or U ] a sweet substance especially from the plants sugar cane and sugar beet, used to make food and drinks sweet

I don't take sugar in my coffee, thanks. 我的咖啡不加糖,謝謝。
How many sugars (= spoonfuls or lumps of sugar) do you take in your tea? 你的茶要加幾匙糖?

[ C ] specialized any of several types of simple carbohydrate that dissolves in water

Glucose and lactose are sugars. 葡萄糖和乳糖都是糖類。

[ as form of address ] mainly US a friendly way of talking to someone that you know

Hi, sugar, did you have a good day at school? 嗨,寶貝,你今天在學校過得好嗎?

(Translation of “sugar noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)