noun \ˈt-fē, ˈtä-\

: a hard, sticky candy made by boiling sugar and butter together

plural toffees also toffies

Full Definition of TOFFEE

:  candy of brittle but tender texture made by boiling sugar and butter together

Variants of TOFFEE

tof·fee also tof·fy \ˈt-fē, ˈtä-\

Origin of TOFFEE

alteration of taffy
First Known Use: 1825

Rhymes with TOFFEE


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