verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of sugar
OTHER WORDS FROM sugarsug·ar·less, adjectivesug·ar·like, adjectivenon·sug·ar, noun
Words nearby sugar
Example sentences from the Web for sugar
If saccharide reminds you of sugar, it’s because sugars are saccharides.
Leaves, for instance, get their green from chlorophyll — the same chemical that helps them make sugar from sunlight.
That let them identify proteins, sugars and metals in the slime.This tube worm’s glowing slime may help sustain its own shine|Carolyn Wilke|June 5, 2020|Science News For Students
That yeast breaks down glucose, a simple sugar, to make beer’s alcohol and carbon dioxide.
They received pollen and a sugar water solution, but no pesticide.Pesticides can have long-term impact on bumblebee learning|Alison Pearce Stevens|May 18, 2020|Science News For Students
Alcohol and sugar, even in moderate amounts, are not only sinful but poisonous.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Cook, stirring often, for 10 minutes or until the sugar is completely dissolved and the mixture is smooth.
In the bowl of an electric mixer, cream the butter and brown sugar until light and fluffy.
Remove from heat and stir in the walnuts, rum, powdered sugar, and salt until fully incorporated.
Other versions are coated in marzipan, or dusted in powder sugar.One Cake to Rule Them All: How Stollen Stole Our Hearts|Molly Hannon|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His chief duty on the sugar plantation is to keep the monkeys out of the cane.
Besides, there is always a bunch of bananas hanging inside the house, and he has sugar-cane in abundance.
Until a few months ago, the boy has lived on a sugar plantation owned by a rich Tagal planter.
Receiving small encouragement in England, he applied to sugar-cane planters to give his engines a trial in the West Indies.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
Spain is at war with North America, and now offers us this sugar-plum to draw us to her side to defend her against invasion.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman