Definition of sugar lump in English:

sugar lump

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noun

British
  • A small cube of compacted sugar used for sweetening hot drinks.
    More example sentences
    • Giving a vaccine on a sugar lump or as a drink will make the administration much better.
    • Tea arrives in small cups, with sugar lumps on the side.
    • Chris had a major six-hour operation at Leeds General Infirmary to remove the tumour which was the size of a sugar lump.

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