sugarloaf

noun sug·ar·loaf \ ˈshu̇-gər-ˌlōf \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of sugarloaf

1 : refined sugar molded into a cone
2 : a hill or mountain shaped like a sugarloaf

sugar-loaf

adjective

First Known Use of sugarloaf

15th century


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