Definition of sugar exclamation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈʃʊɡə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃʊɡər//
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used to show that you are annoyed when you do something stupid or when something goes wrong (to avoid saying shit) Oh sugar! I've forgotten my book! Word OriginMiddle English: from Old French sukere, from Italian zucchero, probably via medieval Latin from Arabic sukkar.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: sugar