sugar

noun
ADJECTIVE
raw, unrefined
processed, refined
brown, white

Add one cup of soft brown sugar.

caster (BrE), confectioner's (AmE), cube (esp. AmE), demerara (BrE), granulated, icing (BrE), lump (BrE), powdered (AmE), table (AmE)
beet, cane, maple, palm
cinnamon (AmE)
spun
natural

Fruit juices contain natural sugars.

complex, simple (both science)

simple sugars, such as glucose

blood

to raise blood sugar levels

… OF SUGAR
kilo, pound, etc.
lump, spoonful
cup, tablespoon, teaspoon

Add 1 cup of white sugar and boil until dissolved. (esp. AmE)

bag
packet (AmE), sachet (BrE)
VERB + SUGAR
add, put in, put on, sprinkle, stir in, stir into sth, take (= in tea or coffee)

He stirred another spoonful of sugar into his tea.

Do you take sugar in your tea?

contain
produce
dissolve

Bring to a boil to dissolve the sugar.

SUGAR + VERB
dissolve
SUGAR + NOUN
cube (esp. AmE), lump (BrE)
bowl
substitute
syrup
cookie (AmE)
content, intake, level

a high sugar intake

craving
fix
high, rush
beet, cane
grower, planter, producer
industry, mill, plantation, production, refinery
PHRASES
high sugar content, low sugar content, reduced sugar content
high in sugar, low in sugar

Most junk food is high in sugar.

no added sugar

apple juice with no added sugar


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  • Sugar fm — was an unlicensed radio station broadcasting chart, dance and R B music to Dublin. It launched in October 2003 and ceased broadcasting in July 2004.Background to Sugar FMSugar FM was effectively a re incarnation of an earlier Dublin pirate… …   Wikipedia

  • şugar — ŞUGÁR, Ă, şugari, e, adj. (reg.) Zvelt, suplu, subţire. – Din magh. sugár. Trimis de LauraGellner, 03.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  ŞUGÁR adj. v. subţiratic, subţire, suplu, zvelt. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  ŞUGÁR s …   Dicționar Român

  • Sugar — puede hacer referencia a: Para la interfaz gráfica en desarrollo para el proyecto OLPC vea Sugar GUI. Sugar (banda), banda de indie rock norteamericana encabezada por Bob Mould. La canción Sugar del grupo de rock System of a Down. En Mitología a …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sugar — Sug ar, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sugared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sugaring}.] 1. To impregnate, season, cover, or sprinkle with sugar; to mix sugar with. When I sugar my liquor. G. Eliot. [1913 Webster] 2. To cover with soft words; to disguise by flattery; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sugar — o Maju es el consorte de la Gran Diosa vasca Mari. Tiene sin embargo un papel mucho más oscuro. Etimología. Sugar: suge + ar: serpiente macho, dragón. También se sugiere: su + gar: llama del fuego. La etimología de Maju es desconocida. Una… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • sugar — [shoog′ər] n. [ME sucre < OFr < OSp azúcar or OIt zucchero, both < Ar sukkar < Pers šakar < Sans śárkarâ, akin to śarkaraḥ, pebble] 1. any of a class of sweet, soluble, crystalline carbohydrates, as the disaccharides and the… …   English World dictionary

  • sugar — SUGÁR, Ă, sugari, e, adj. (Adesea substantivat) Sugaci. – Suge + suf. ar. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  SUGÁR s. prunc, sugaci, nou născut, (înv. şi pop.) plod, (înv. şi reg.) cocon, poroboc, sugător, (Mold. şi Transilv.)… …   Dicționar Român

  • sugar — ► NOUN 1) a sweet crystalline substance obtained especially from sugar cane and sugar beet. 2) Biochemistry any of the class of soluble crystalline sweet tasting carbohydrates, including sucrose and glucose. 3) informal, chiefly N. Amer. used as… …   English terms dictionary

  • Sugar — Sug ar, v. i. In making maple sugar, to complete the process of boiling down the sirup till it is thick enough to crystallize; to approach or reach the state of granulation; with the preposition off. [Local, U.S.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sugar — (engl., spr. Schugg r), der Zucker …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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