Meaning of sugarloaf


Pronunciation: (shoog'ur-lōf"), [key]
— pl. -loaves
  1. a large, usually conical loaf or mass of hard refined sugar: the common form of household sugar until the mid-19th century.
  2. anything resembling this in shape.


Pronunciation: (shoog'ur-lōf"), [key]
— adj.
  1. resembling a sugar-loaf.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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