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A sweet delicacy, such as a piece of candy or crystallized fruit.
A sweetmeat or confection.
Crystallized sugar made by boiling and evaporating cane sugar, syrup, etc.
A preserve made from whole fruit boiled to a pulp with sugar.
Something delicious; a delicacy.
A mixture of flour, eggs, milk, sugar, etc. baked as in a loaf and often covered with icing
Broadly, all fancy baked goods, including cakes, sweet rolls, etc.
A small piece of candy, as a chocolate-covered cream
Burnt sugar, used for coloring and sweetening foods.
An enclosed space with a building or group of buildings within it
Fineness of feeling, observation, or appreciation
The definition of gum is a sticky plant secretion, or something sticky, or the flesh at the base of the teeth.
A mixture variously of sugar, butter, flavoring, water or other liquid, egg whites, etc. for covering a cake or pastries; frosting
Something, such as a body part, that has suddenly become limp or enervated:
A confection made of nut kernels, especially almonds or pecans, stirred in boiling sugar syrup until crisp and brown.
The definition of a preserve is a place where animals are cared for in order to lengthen their lives, or a fruit preserved in large chunks.
The preparing of a medicine, food or other substance out of many ingredients.
To prepare or make, esp. by mixing or combining
Find another word for confection. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for confection, like: sweetmeat, deliciously, sweet, candy, jam, dainty, cake, pastry, bonbon, caramel and compound.