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British English: /ˈʃʊɡə/
American English: /ˈʃʊɡər/

Translation of sugar in French:


  • 1 (Culinary) to take sugar
    prendre du sucre
    ‘how many sugars?’
    ‘combien de sucres?’
    brown/white sugar
    sucre (m) roux/blanc
    no sugar, thanks
    sans sucre, merci
    before n (industry, prices)
    du sucre
    (production, refinery)
    de sucre
    (spoon, canister)
    à sucre


  • zut! [informal]

transitive verb


to sugar the pill (for somebody)

dorer la pilule (à quelqu'un)
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