Translation of sugar in Spanish:
- 1 u and c azúcar (masculine) or (feminine) how many sugars do you take? ¿cuánto azúcar quieres?, ¿cuántos terrones ( or cuántas cucharaditas) de azúcar quieres? to put sugar in/on sth echarle or ponerle* azúcar a algo (before noun/delante del nombre) [content/level] de azúcar sugar bowl o (in British English also/en inglés británico también) basin azucarero (masculine), azucarera (feminine) (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) sugar cube o lump terrón (masculine) de azúcar sugar industry industria (feminine) azucarera sugar mill o refinery refinería (feminine) de azúcar, azucarera (feminine), ingenio (masculine) azucarero, central (feminine) azucarera (Peru/Perú)Example sentences
- In a separate bowl, sift together sugar, flour, baking powder and baking soda.
- So it is crucial to monitor your intake of glucose from starchy foods (bread, rice and potatoes), sugar and other sweet foods.
- Part of the problem is that increasingly health-conscious consumers see Coke as a drink packed with sugar and chemical sweeteners and not much else.
- Complex sugars coat almost every cell in the body, as well as microbes that cause disease.
- The extent to which sugars move across the plasma membranes of embryo-derived protoplasts during isolation, suspension, and drying is not known and merits further investigation.
- Consume these sugars a half-hour before and immediately after your workouts.
- 2 (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], (as form of address/como título de cortesía) cariño [colloquial/familiar], cielo [colloquial/familiar]Example sentences
- Well yes, compared to the drab fifties and khaki they probably were, but today their colours seem to be seen through a sepia veneer, and, sugar, that doesn't do it for me.
- ‘Look at me, sugar’, he said.
- Spoken and written substitutes for the word in American English include sugar, sheesh, shoot, and shucks, as in the constructions: Oh, sugar! Aww, shucks!
- 3 [colloquial/familiar] [euphemistic/eufemístico] (as interjection/como interjección) ¡miércoles! [colloquial/familiar] [euphemistic/eufemístico], ¡mecachis! [colloquial/familiar] [euphemistic/eufemístico]
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
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