Definition of sugarcoated in US English:

sugarcoated

adjective

  • 1(of an item of food) coated with sugar.

    ‘sugarcoated almonds’
  • 2Made superficially attractive or acceptable.

    ‘sugarcoated responses’
    1. 2.1 Made excessively sentimental.
      ‘a sugarcoated sappy romance’

Pronunciation

sugarcoated

/ˌSHo͝oɡərˈkōdəd//ˌʃʊɡərˈkoʊdəd/