What does a sugar daddy mean? What does a sugar baby mean?


This post is dedicated to those who are still new to the term Sugar Daddy and Sugar Baby. We know that it can be a tad complicated for the newbies, especially in getting used to this community’s own lingo. Don’t worry, we are here to guide you. Here are some of the terms that you will need to understand to make it in the Sugar Life.



A dollar amount given to a Sugar Baby by a benefactor. Usually intended for tuition, rent, bills and living expense.



This term encompasses the Sugar Daddy, Sugar Baby philosophy. An Arrangement is a negotiated relationship between a Sugar Daddy or Sugar Mommy (the benefactor) and a Sugar Baby or Sugar Pup (the younger companion). The benefactor agrees to financially assist the Sugar Baby or Sugar Pup in return for companionship. The terms of the relationship are clearly spelled out so both parties get exactly what they want.


Sugar Bowl

The sugar bowl refers to the Sugar lifestyle in general or the Sugar Daddy dating scene.


Sugar Baby

A Sugar Baby is an ambitious and empowered individual who is upfront with her wants and needs in a relationship. Often they are seeking mentorship and financial advice from their Sugar Daddy.


Sugar Daddy

A Sugar Daddy is a refined gentleman with exceptional taste and a solid financial income. He yearns to pamper and share his extraordinary lifestyle with his ideal Sugar Baby in return for love and emotional connection.art.


Sugar Sister

Sugar Sister is an affectionate term used to describe another Sugar Baby. Many Sugar Babies consider all other Sugar Babies of the online community of a Sugar Baby dating site to be Sugar Sisters. The term represents the tendency Sugar Babies have to help and look out for each other online.



A potential Sugar Daddy or Sugar Mommy. You might not have met this person yet but you are seriously considering an arrangement with this person. You may have been on a date with him/her, but nothing solid has been established.


Salt Daddy

The complete opposite of a Sugar Daddy/Mommy. A Salt Daddy is a man who pretends to be a Sugar Daddy in order to take advantage of Sugar Babies. He has no intention of picking up the bill, ever. He can neither afford nor offer a Sugar Baby any benefits.


Splenda Daddy

A Sugar Daddy who simply doesn’t have/or has exaggerated his economic status. He may be sweet and charming and the perfect gentleman. However, his finances, his professional life, and his personal life are in disarray. Not a bad guy, just not ready for the financial commitment.

Well, there you go! Make sure you study these terms, get familiarised with them and you’re good to go in the Sugar Bowl.