sugar lump

sugar lump
sugar lump UK US noun [countable] [singular sugar lump plural sugar lumps]
a sugar cube
Thesaurus: sweet food and dessertshyponym types of food or drinkhypernym

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ˈsugar lump [sugar lump] (also informal lump) (both BrE) (also ˈsugar cube NAmE, BrE) noun
a small ↑cube of sugar, used in cups of tea or coffee
See also:lump sugar cube

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • sugar lump — sugar lumps also sugar lump N COUNT Sugar lumps are small cubes of sugar. You put them in cups of tea and coffee …   English dictionary

  • sugar lump — n BrE a square piece of solid sugar …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sugar-lump — sugˈar cube or sugˈar lump noun A small square block of sugar • • • Main Entry: ↑sugar sugar lump see ↑sugar cube above. • • • Main Entry: ↑sugar …   Useful english dictionary

  • sugar lump — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms sugar lump : singular sugar lump plural sugar lumps a sugar cube …   English dictionary

  • sugar-lump — see sugar lump …   English dictionary

  • sugar lump — noun Brit. a small cube of compacted sugar used for sweetening hot drinks …   English new terms dictionary

  • sugar lump — noun (C) especially BrE a square piece of solid sugar …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • sugar cube — UK US noun [countable] [singular sugar cube plural sugar cubes] a small hard piece of sugar with six sides that you put in a hot drink Thesaurus: sweet food and desserts …   Useful english dictionary

  • sugar cube — n a sugar lump …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • lump — [[t]lʌ̱mp[/t]] lumps, lumping, lumped 1) N COUNT: oft N of n A lump of something is a solid piece of it. The potter shaped and squeezed the lump of clay into a graceful shape. ...a lump of wood... They used to buy ten kilos of beef in one lump.… …   English dictionary

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