What does sugarcoat mean?

Definitions for sugarcoat
ˈʃʊg ərˌkoʊtsug·ar·coat

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sugarcoat, glaze, candy(verb)

    coat with something sweet, such as a hard sugar glaze

  2. sugarcoat(verb)

    cause to appear more pleasant or appealing

    "The mayor did not sugarcoat the reality of the tax cuts"


  1. sugarcoat(Verb)

    To make superficially more attractive; to give a falsely pleasant appearance to.

    Etymology: ; from the practice of coating medicinal tablets or pills with sugar in order to disguise their unpleasant taste

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sugarcoat in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sugarcoat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of sugarcoat in a Sentence

  1. Solis Doyle:

    Look this was bad. I ca n’t sugarcoat it, she was wrong and clearly it’s not helpful to Democrats going into the midterms and certainly not going into 2020.

  2. Rachel Maddow:

    MSNBC's Trump-bashing prime time host Rachel Maddow suggested Trump should never have granted Kim a meeting. I don't think we should sugarcoat what the president has done here by agreeing to this meeting. North Korea is the most repressive dictatorship on Earth, arguably.

  3. Carli Lloyd:

    I'm not going to lie and sugarcoat it : It was absolutely the worst time of my life, it really was the rock bottom of my entire career.

  4. Paul Dergarabedian:

    Theres no way to sugarcoat this, this was a pretty awful weekend for the overall marketplace.

  5. Dina Mays:

    I'm not going to sugarcoat it. It's rough.

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    joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner
    • A. mitre
    • B. secession
    • C. concoction
    • D. lumberman

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