Roget category 3963. Words relating to matter
› 3.3. Organic matter
›› 3.3.2. Sensation
sugar, syrup, treacle, molasses, honey, manna — confection, confectionary — sweets, grocery, conserve, preserve, confiture†, jam, julep — sugar-candy, sugar-plum — licorice, marmalade, plum, lollipop, bonbon, jujube, comfit, sweetmeat — apple butter, caramel, damson, glucose — maple sirup†, maple syrup, maple sugar — mithai†, sorghum, taffy.
nectar — hydromel†, mead, meade†, metheglin†, honeysuckle, liqueur, sweet wine, aperitif.
[sources of sugar] sugar cane, sugar beets.
[sweet foods] desert, pastry, pie, cake, candy, ice cream, tart, puff, pudding (food) 298.
sweetener, corn syrup, cane sugar, refined sugar, beet sugar, dextrose — artificial sweetener, saccharin, cyclamate, aspartame, Sweet'N Low.
sweet as a nut,
sweet as sugar,
sweet as honey.
eau sucr_ee [Fr.] —
sweets to the sweet"
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Bold numbers signify related Roget categories. A dagger symbol (†) indicates archaic words and expressions no longer in common use.
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