Syrup is an alternative form of sirup.
As nouns the difference between syrup and sirup
is that syrup
is any thick liquid that is added to or poured over food as a flavouring and has a high sugar content also any viscous liquid while sirup
is (obsolete) a thick and viscid liquid made from the juice of fruits, herbs, etc, boiled with sugar.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* (l), surp
Any thick liquid that is added to or poured over food as a flavouring and has a high sugar content. Also any viscous liquid.
- maple syrup
(Cockney rhyming slang''; ''shortened from syrup of figs ) A wig.
- pancake syrup
* glucose syrup
* golden syrup
* maple syrup
* palm syrup
* simple syrup
* syrup of figs
* syrup generally considered standard
(obsolete) A thick and viscid liquid made from the juice of fruits, herbs, etc., boiled with sugar.
(obsolete) A thick and viscid saccharine solution of superior quality (as sugarhouse sirup or molasses, maple sirup); specifically, in pharmacy and often in cookery, a saturated solution of sugar and water (simple sirup), or such a solution flavored or medicated.
:* Lucent sirups tinct with cinnamon. --.
* Mixing sirup . See the Note under Dextrose.