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lump of sugar

noun
1.
lump1 (def 4).
Origin
1720-1730
1720-30
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  • She sipped her coffee through a lump of sugar, which made her sweet.
  • Even better, add a lump of sugar or have a carbohydrate-rich snack at the same time for an extra cognitive kick.
  • Some cooks even stuff a lump of sugar in a dumpling to ensure sweetness, and sometimes, a coin is hidden inside.
  • For example, you may have noticed that a lump of sugar takes longer to dissolve than fine granulated sugar.

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