To conserve or boil in sugar; as, to candy fruits; to candy ginger.
To make sugar crystals of or in; to form into a mass resembling candy; as, to candy sirup.
To incrust with sugar or with candy, or with that which resembles sugar or candy.
To have sugar crystals form in or on; as, fruits preserved in sugar candy after a time.
To be formed into candy; to solidify in a candylike form or mass.
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.
A weight, at Madras 500 pounds, at Bombay 560 pounds.
You don't argue with a four-year old about why he shouldn't eat candy for dinner. You don't punch a mentally handicapped guy even if he punches you first. And you don't argue when a women tells you she's only making 80 cents to your dollar. It's the path of least resistance. You save your energy for more important battles. Scott Adams
candy in Dutch is snoep, zoetigheid, snoepgoed
candy in German is Kandis, Bonbon, kandieren
candy in Italian is caramella
candy in Portuguese is doce
candy in Swedish is konfekt, kandisocker, karamell, gotter
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