Translation of "sugar" - English-Spanish dictionary
sugar noun /ˈʃuɡə/
› the sweet substance that is obtained from sugar-cane, or from the juice of certain other plants, and used in cooking and for sweetening tea, coffee etc
Do you take sugar in your coffee? sugary adjective › tasting of sugar, or containing a lot of sugar
sugary foods. › too sweet or sentimental
a sugary story. sugariness noun ›
sugarcane noun › a type of tall grass from whose juice sugar is obtained
caña de azúcar
(also adjective) the sugarcane harvest. sugar-coated adjective › covered with icing
glaseado, recubierto/bañado de azúcar
sugar-coated biscuits. sugar-free adjective › not containing sugar
a sugar-free fizzy drink. sugar lump noun › a small cube of sugar used for sweetening tea etc.
terrón de azúcar
sugar tongs noun plural › an instrument for lifting sugar lumps
pinzas para el azúcar
a pair of sugar tongs.