Synonyms of sugar


1. sugar, refined sugar, sweetening, sweetener

usage: a white crystalline carbohydrate used as a sweetener and preservative

2. carbohydrate, saccharide, sugar, macromolecule, supermolecule

usage: an essential structural component of living cells and source of energy for animals; includes simple sugars with small molecules as well as macromolecular substances; are classified according to the number of monosaccharide groups they contain

3. boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, loot, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum, money

usage: informal terms for money


1. sugar, saccharify, sweeten, dulcify, edulcorate, dulcorate

usage: sweeten with sugar; "sugar your tea"

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