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candy apple

noun

Definition of candy apple

US

  1. :  an apple that is covered with a sugary mixture that becomes hard



Word by Word Definitions

candyplay
  1. :  crystallized sugar formed by boiling down sugar syrup

    :  a confection made with sugar and often flavoring and filling

    :  a piece of such confection

  1. :  to encrust in or coat with sugar

    :  to cook (as fruit or fruit peel) in a heavy syrup until glazed

    :  to make attractive :  sweeten

appleplay
  1. :  the fleshy usually rounded red, yellow, or green edible pome fruit of a usually cultivated tree (genus Malus) of the rose family

    :  an apple tree — compare crab apple

    :  a fruit (as a star apple) or other vegetative growth (as an oak apple) suggestive of an apple


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