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Noun sugar has 3 senses
- sugar, refined sugar - a white crystalline carbohydrate used as a sweetener and preservative
--1 is a kind of sweetening, sweetener
--1 has particulars:
- carbohydrate, saccharide, sugar - an essential structural component of living cells and source of energy for animals; includes simple sugars with small molecules as well as macromolecular substances; are classified according to the number of monosaccharide groups they contain
--2 is a kind of macromolecule, supermolecule
--2 has particulars:
- boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, loot, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum - informal terms for money
--3 is a kind of money