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[sir-uh p, sur-] /ˈsɪr əp, ˈsɜr-/
noun, verb (used with object)
1. Unabridged
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Examples from the web for sirup
  • Remove from the oven and spoon hot sirup over the rolls.
  • The sirup acts as a diluent and displaces a proportionate amount of space otherwise taken up by fruit.
  • Canned cherries packed in sirup have more luster than those packed in water.
  • Disregard brightness created by the sirup in scoring color.
  • Alternatively, the word syrup may be spelled sirup.
British Dictionary definitions for sirup


(US) a less common spelling of syrup
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