sugar-loaf

or sug·ar-loafed

[shoo g-er-lohf]

adjective

resembling a sugar-loaf.

Nearby words

  1. sugar-candy,
  2. sugar-coat,
  3. sugar-coated,
  4. sugar-cured,
  5. sugar-free,
  6. sugar-plum,
  7. sugar-tit,
  8. sugarallie,
  9. sugarberry,
  10. sugarbird

Origin of sugar-loaf

First recorded in 1600–10

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British Dictionary definitions for sugar loaf

sugar loaf

noun

a large conical mass of hard refined sugarSee also loaf sugar
something resembling this in shape
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