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Candy meaning

candy - 10 dictionary results

  1. 1. To conserve or boil in sugar; as, to candy fruits; to candy ginger.
  2. 2. To make sugar crystals of or in; to form into a mass resembling candy; as, to candy sirup.
  3. 3. To incrust with sugar or with candy, or with that which resembles sugar or candy.
  4. 4. To have sugar crystals form in or on; as, fruits preserved in sugar candy after a time.
  5. 5. To be formed into candy; to solidify in a candylike form or mass.
  6. 6. A more or less solid article of confectionery made by boiling sugar or molasses to the desired consistency, and than crystallizing, molding, or working in the required shape. It is often flavored or colored, and sometimes contains fruit, nuts, etc.
  7. 7. A weight, at Madras 500 pounds, at Bombay 560 pounds.
  8. 8. Crystallised sugar.
  9. 9. To form candy.
  10. 10. To preserve in candy.

candy - examples of usage

  1. I live in the presence of candy stores and never think of their existence, but if someone brings candy into the house and puts it in front of me, I have to waste a lot of moral energy in letting it alone. - "The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society", Upton Sinclair.
  2. On account of this satisfying property, sugar is best eaten at, or near, the close of a meal; and taken at that time, there is no objection to its use nearly pure, as in the form of sweet- meats, or good wholesome candy. - "A Handbook of Health", Woods Hutchinson.
  3. She's a passion for candy. - "The Son of his Father", Ridgwell Cullum.
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