verb (used with object)
to cover with sugar:
to sugarcoat a pill.
to make (something difficult or distasteful) appear more pleasant or acceptable:
There was no way to sugarcoat the bad news.
[shoo g-er-koh-ting] /ˈʃʊg ərˌkoʊ tɪŋ/ noun 1. the act or process of covering something with sugar. 2. a coating or layer of sugar or a sugary substance. 3. a thing used to make something else considered unpleasant or disagreeable seem attractive or palatable. verb (used with object) 1. to cover with sugar: to sugarcoat a […]
- Sugar-coat something
noun 1. sweet corn. noun 1. another name for sweet corn (sense 1)
adjective 1. (especially of ham or bacon) cured in a mixture of sugar, salt, and sodium nitrate or sodium nitrite.