sugar noun

ADJ. raw, unrefined | refined | natural Fruit juices contain natural sugars. | simple simple sugars, such as glucose | brown, white Add one cup of soft brown sugar. | caster, demerara, granulated, lump, icing | beet, cane | fruit Fructose is a fruit sugar. | blood to raise blood sugar levels

QUANT. lump, spoonful | bag, packet

VERB + SUGAR put in/on, spoon, sprinkle, stir in/into, take (= in tea or coffee) He stirred another spoonful of sugar into his tea. Do you take sugar in your tea? | contain | produce

SUGAR + VERB dissolve

SUGAR + NOUN cube, lump | bowl | substitute | intake a high sugar intake | beet, cane | industry, plantation, production, refinery

PHRASES high/low/reduced sugar content, high/low in sugar Most junk food is high in sugar. | no added sugar apple juice with no added sugar