noun, American History.
a law passed by the British Parliament in 1764 raising duties on foreign refined sugar imported by the colonies so as to give British sugar growers in the West Indies a monopoly on the colonial market.
noun 1. (Scot) liquorice
noun 1. sweetsop. noun 1. another name for sweetsop
- Sugar bag
noun 1. (Austral & NZ) a small hessian bag occasionally still used, esp in rural areas, as a rough-and-ready measure for dry goods
noun, British. 1. sugar bowl.