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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.
(Definition of sugar from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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