Associations to the word «Syrup»


SYRUP, noun. Any thick liquid that is added to or poured over food as a flavouring and has a high sugar content. Also any viscous liquid.
SYRUP, noun. (Cockney rhyming slang; shortened from syrup of figs) A wig.
SYRUP OF FIGS, noun. A type of laxative made from figs.
SYRUP OF FIGS, noun. (Cockney rhyming slang) A wig.
SYRUP OF IPECAC, noun. Liquid medicine made from a flowering plant, Psychotria ipecacuanha, used as an emetic; ipecac

Dictionary definition

SYRUP, noun. A thick sweet sticky liquid.

Wise words

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