sweet sorghum

noun

: sorgo

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Families set out to gather the greens, then toss them with pert young scallions, vinegar and sometimes a shot of sweet sorghum syrup or honey. Louisa Shafia, WSJ, 27 Sep. 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1858, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sweet sorghum was in 1858

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“Sweet sorghum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sweet%20sorghum. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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