noun Chiefly South Midland U.S.
Words nearby sugar tree
Origin of sugar tree
Examples from the Web for sugar tree
The other glanced in the direction of the sugar-tree, raised his eyebrows, shrugged his shoulders, and returned to his fishing.Audrey|Mary Johnston
But for the present these were intent upon the sugar-tree, and kept hurrying up the boy with the auger.A Boy's Town|W. D. Howells
His axe would flash and bite into a sugar-tree or sycamore, and down it would come.The Every-day Life of Abraham Lincoln|Francis Fisher Browne
The timber is generally ash and maple; except the cedars of the cliffs, the sugar-tree, and ash.Travels in North America, From Modern Writers|William Bingley
The great bulk of these lands are what are generally denominated 'beech and sugar-tree lands.'Old Mackinaw|W. P. Strickland.