Translation of "sugar" - English-Spanish dictionary

sugar

noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈʃʊɡ·ər/

A1 a very sweet substance used to give flavour to food and drinks

azúcar
coffee with milk and sugar

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

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

azúcar
Do you take sugar in your coffee?
sugary adjective

tasting of sugar, or containing a lot of sugar

azucarado
sugary foods.

too sweet or sentimental

meloso; sensiblero, sentimental
a sugary story.
sugariness noun

carácter meloso/sensiblero/sentimental
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

sin azúcar
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.

(Translation of “sugar” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)