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cotton candy

noun

Simple Definition of cotton candy

  • : candy made from sugar that is boiled, spun into a soft material using a special machine, and then wound around a stick

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cotton candy

  1. 1 :  a candy made of spun sugar

  2. 2 :  something attractive but insubstantial

Examples of cotton candy in a sentence

  1. <the beauty pageant is a variety of cotton candy that the public has clearly started to grow tired of>



1926

First Known Use of cotton candy

1926


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