sugariness

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sugariness the sweetness of sugar
    • n sugariness the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Sugariness The quality or state of being sugary, or sweet.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n sugariness The state or quality of being sugary or sweet.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Sugariness state or quality of being sugary or sweet
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. sucre—Sp. azucar—Ar. assokhar—Pers. shakar—Sans. carkarā, sugar, orig. grains of sand, applied to sugar because occurring in grains.

Usage

In literature:

Nietzsche, denouncing its dangers as a poison, almost falls into the error of denying it its undoubtedly sugary smack.
"The Antichrist" by F. W. Nietzsche
And the sugary part, too!
"The Way of Ambition" by Robert Hichens
There are other things beside sugary goodness.
"The Yukon Trail" by William MacLeod Raine
Here had been her opportunity, and she had run amuck through all the range of sugary things!
"The Christmas Kalends of Provence" by Thomas A. Janvier
She is really not sugary enough for a preserve; I should say rather well canned.
"Flint" by Maud Wilder Goodwin
It will not read unless it is tempted by the sugary sweetness of the romantic interest.
"The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice" by Stephen Leacock
Saturday, Margot drank a great deal of sugary liqueur.
"The Fête At Coqueville 1907" by Emile Zola
For they love me as a brother, and you shall hear them say all sorts of sugary flowers of speech.
"In the Mahdi's Grasp" by George Manville Fenn
It sounds so sugary and oily.
"The Young Castellan" by George Manville Fenn
He could not be misled by the sugary phrases in which the vote of censure had been couched.
"The Loyalist" by James Francis Barrett
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In news:

It does not even prohibit county residents from bringing sugary beverages with them to county facilities, nor does it affect county schools (though Superintendent.
Some cereals as sugary as candy.
Cereals Advertised to Children Are Less Sugary.
Nerds Cereal — Ralston Any cereal that's an exact replica of a sugary candy is doomed from birth (Reese's Puffs are apparently the sole exception), but Nerds Cereal made its short life worthwhile.
Healthy alternatives to sugary cereals .
The Environmental Working Group has listed the top 10 worst sugary children's cereals .
When it comes to childhood obesity, experts are not shy about suggesting a link between consumption of calorie-filled sugary drinks and ballooning obesity rates in the United States.
It tastes not so much sugary, but like a regular cone and just a little healthier.
Soda and other sugary drinks are the source of about six percent of the calories adults consume .
King County health officials called for teenagers to consume fewer sodas and other sugary drinks after a report showed 26,000 high school students countywide drink soda daily, and 8,000 students drink two or more sodas daily.
Howard County Bans Sugary Drink Sales on it's Property.
Deer Park SCOPE volunteers will be out in force on Halloween to enhance the safety of children as they roam neighborhoods in search of sugary booty.
Both sides ready their arguments for public hearing over proposed NYC ban on big sugary drinks.
If you raise the price, people will drink less—at least that's the thinking behind the various proposals around the country to put taxes on sugary soft drinks.
Feed your kids sugary cereal.
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