Definition of Sugarplums

1. Noun. (plural of sugarplum) ¹



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Definition of Sugarplums

1. sugarplum [n] - See also: sugarplum

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sugarplums

sugariest
sugarily
sugariness
sugaring
sugarings
sugarless
sugarlessness
sugarlike
sugarloaf
sugarloaves
sugarman
sugarmen
sugarolly
sugarpie
sugarplum
sugarplums (current term)
sugars
sugartime
sugarwater
sugary
sugescent
suggest
suggested
suggester
suggesters
suggestibilities
suggestibility
suggestible
suggesting
suggestingly

Literary usage of Sugarplums

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1. The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray: in twenty-four volumes. by William Makepeace Thackeray (1868)
"She laughed one day when Major sugarplums' cab drove up to Fulham, and he descended from it, bringing out a wooden horse, a drum, a trumpet, ..."

2. The Private Journal of Aaron Burr, During His Residence of Four Years in by Aaron Burr (1838)
"It is a famous manufactory of sugarplums and the like; ... I bought a box in imitation of a pear, filled with sugarplums, for twenty sous, ..."

3. The Rational Method in Reading: An Original Presentation of Sight and Sound by Edward Gendar Ward, Ellen E. Kenyon-Warner, William Landon Felter, Mary Anna Ward (1903)
"But up in that tree sits a chocolate cat, And a gingerbread dog prowls below ; And this is the way you contrive to get at Those sugarplums tempting you so ..."

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