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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [sir-uh p, sur-]
    • /ˈsɪr əp, ˈsɜr-/
    • /ˈsɪ.rəp/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [sir-uh p, sur-]
    • /ˈsɪr əp, ˈsɜr-/

Definitions of sirup word

  • verb with object sirup to bring to the form or consistency of syrup. 1
  • verb with object sirup to cover, fill, or sweeten with syrup. 1
  • noun sirup any of various thick, sweet liquids prepared for table use from molasses, glucose, etc., water, and often a flavoring agent. 1
  • noun sirup any of various preparations consisting of fruit juices, water, etc., boiled with sugar: raspberry syrup. 1
  • noun sirup Pharmacology. a concentrated sugar solution that contains medication or flavoring. 1
  • noun sirup simple syrup. 1

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Origin of sirup

First appearance:

before 1350
One of the 20% oldest English words
1350-1400; < Medieval Latin syrupus < Arabic sharāb a drink; replacing Middle English sirop < Middle French < Medieval Latin, as above

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Parts of speech for Sirup


sirup popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 77% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 57% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

sirup usage trend in Literature

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