an alkaline compound used for cleaning or stripping paint
noun 1. sorgo. noun, plural sorgos. 1. any of several varieties of sorghum grown chiefly for the sweet juice yielded by the stems, used in making sugar and syrup and also for fodder. noun (pl) -gos, -ghos 1. any of several varieties of sorghum that have watery sweet juice and are grown for fodder, silage, […]
noun 1. a small spoon for serving granulated sugar, resembling but having a wider bowl than a teaspoon.
- Sugar the pill
Make something unpleasant more palatable, as in There would be no Christmas bonus this year but management sugared the pill by giving workers extra vacation time over the holidays. [ Late 1700s ]
noun 1. a piece of cloth containing moist sugar, wrapped to resemble a nipple and used to pacify an infant.