Definition of sugar snap in English:

sugar snap

Syllabification: sug·ar snap
(also sugar snap pea)


  • A snow pea, especially of a variety with distinctively thick and rounded pods.
    More example sentences
    • One variety popular in England at the time was the sugar pea, also called snap pea and mange-tout.
    • After producing snow peas for only one year, many contract farmers in Timau suddenly had to switch to sugar snap in 1995 because demand for snow peas dropped.
    • The farmers grew a mixture of export crops including mange tout peas, sugar snap peas and baby corn.

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