icing sugar


icing sugar
noun
finely powdered sugar used to make icing
Hypernyms: ↑powdered sugar

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noun [noncount]
Brit :powdered sugar

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ˈicing sugar [icing sugar icing sugars] (BrE) (US conˈfectioner's sugar, ˈpowdered sugar) noun uncountable
fine white powder made from sugar, that is mixed with water to make ↑icing

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • icing sugar — icing .sugar n [U] BrE very fine light sugar that is mixed with liquid to make icing American Equivalent: powdered sugar …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • icing sugar — ► NOUN chiefly Brit. ▪ finely powdered sugar used to make icing …   English terms dictionary

  • icing sugar — icing ,sugar noun uncount BRITISH CONFECTIONER S SUGAR …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • icing sugar — N UNCOUNT Icing sugar is very fine white sugar that is used for making icing and sweets. [BRIT] (in AM, usually use confectioners sugar) …   English dictionary

  • Icing sugar — powdered sugar, the main ingredient for icing; confectioner s sugar …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • icing sugar — Australian Slang powdered sugar, the main ingredient for icing; confectioner s sugar …   English dialects glossary

  • icing sugar — noun (U) BrE powdery sugar that is mixed with liquid to make icing; confectioner s sugar AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • icing sugar — UK / US noun [uncountable] British a type of sugar that has been made into a powder and is used to make icing to cover cakes. The American word is confectioner s sugar …   English dictionary

  • icing sugar — n. powdered sugar used for icing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • icing sugar — noun Brit. finely powdered sugar used to make icing …   English new terms dictionary


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