Translation of sugar in Spanish:
- 1 uncountable or countable how many sugars do you take?¿cuánto azúcar quieres?to put sugar in/on something
¿cuántos terrones ( or cuántas cucharaditas) de azúcar quieres?echarle or ponerle azúcar a algo(before noun) (content/level)sugar bowl o (British English also) basin
de azúcarazucarera (feminine) (esp Latin America)sugar cube o lumpterrón (masculine) de azúcarsugar industryindustria (feminine) azucarerasugar mill o refineryExample 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) [colloquial]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] [euphemistic] (as interjection)¡miércoles! [colloquial] [euphemistic]¡mecachis! [colloquial] [euphemistic]
- (coffee/cereal/fruit)sugared almonds
echarle or ponerle azúcar a
azucararpeladillas (feminine plural)→ pill 1 1Example sentences
- It has a delicious malty aroma with hints of heather and honey and rich, sweet, nutty undertones like sugared almonds or peanut brittle.
- Visitors to the show will receive a lace bag of wedding favours, five sugared almonds which traditionally convey blessing, with a Bible text inside.
- There was no wedding cake, no sugared almonds and we were allowed to wear black.
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