icing sugar


noun

British a very finely ground sugar used for icings, confections, etcUS term: confectioners' sugar

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"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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Example sentences from the Web for icing sugar

  • To picture a nicely baked and browned ammonite that has been well dusted with icing-sugar is to see an enciamada.

    The Fortunate Isles|Mary Stuart Boyd