noun, Chiefly North Midland U.S., especially Indiana and Ohio.
a grove of sugar maples.
adjective 1. excessively sweet; saccharine: sugar-candy stories in family magazines. 2. pertaining to or characteristic of someone or something that is pleasing. noun 1. a confection made by boiling pure sugar until it hardens. 2. a person or thing that is pleasing. noun 1. Also called rock candy. large crystals of sugar formed by suspending […]
noun 1. a tall grass, Saccharum officinarum, of tropical and warm regions, having a stout, jointed stalk, and constituting the chief source of sugar.
noun 1. the larva of the pyralid moth, Diatraea saccharalis, a serious pest of sugarcane, corn, rice, and sorghums.
verb (used with object) 1. to cover with sugar: to sugarcoat a pill. 2. to make (something difficult or distasteful) appear more pleasant or acceptable: There was no way to sugarcoat the bad news.