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  • n. The property of being sugary or sweet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being sugary, or sweet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or quality of being sugary or sweet.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth
  • n. the sweetness of sugar


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sugary +‎ -ness


  • I find out that in Disneyland you can experience increasing levels of sugariness, from frosted popcorn (moderately sweet), to marzipan Mickey Mouse-head-shaped pretzels (sweet), to marshmallows caked in caramel caked in chocolate caked in Smarties (unbearably sweet), and obviously I feel sick immediately afterwards and also guilty.

    Mickey Mouse, A-L-O-N-E

  • This is two parts Maggi to one part "Dave's Insanity Sauce" Available on hundreds of web sites - the tastiest of all the super-hot sauces, with no hint of sugariness or vinigariness to spoil your dish.

    My Love for Maggi Seasoning Sauce - Maggi Sauce

  • In fact, the crispiness of the meringue was perfectly complemented by the soft whipped cream, and their sugariness perfectly offset by the tangy cranberries.

    Archive 2005-01-01

  • The sugariness of beets is sometimes put to use in chocolate cakes, syrups, and other sweets.

    On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

  • The sugariness of Taylor's poem is an indication of its objectal ambiencean immersive sliminess that threatens to drown the figure in the ground.

    'Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star' as an Ambient Poem; a Study of a Dialectical Image; with Some Remarks on Coleridge and Wordsworth

  • "Of course, my dears," she said, with the sugariness of arsenic.

    The Saint on Guard

  • SHE _comes in carrying a basket, full of fragrant plums; her hands are sticky from their sugariness, her hair tumbled_.

    Barks and Purrs

  • You will say that this is no news, and that you never knew me possessed of the contrary qualities -- philanthropy and sugariness.

    Charlotte Brontë and Her Circle

  • The fat man was about to make some protest, but the face of the thin man wore an expression of such reverence, sugariness, and mawkish respectfulness that the privy councillor was sickened.


  • The terrible sugariness which poured into him worked like venom to cause an encounter and a wrestling: his battery of jaws expressed it.

    Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith


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