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sugar

noun
 
 
/ˈʃʊɡər/
SUBSTANCE [U] A1 a very sweet substance used to give flavour to food and drinks: coffee with milk and sugarSugar and sugar substitutes
AMOUNT [C] a spoon of sugar in a cup of tea or coffee: He likes two sugars in his tea.Sugar and sugar substitutes
Translations of “sugar”
in Arabic سُكَّر…
in Korean 설탕…
in Malaysian gula…
in French sucre…
in Turkish şeker…
in Italian zucchero…
in Chinese (Traditional) 糖, (尤指)蔗糖, 糖(總稱,指溶於水的碳水化合物)…
in Russian сахар, ложка сахара…
in Polish cukier, łyżeczka cukru…
in Vietnamese đường…
in Spanish azúcar…
in Portuguese açúcar…
in Thai น้ำตาล…
in German der Zucker…
in Catalan sucre…
in Japanese 砂糖…
in Indonesian gula…
in Chinese (Simplified) 糖,食糖, (尤指)蔗糖, 糖(总称,指溶于水的碳水化合物)…
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