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toffee

noun tof·fee \ˈtȯ-fē, ˈtä-\

Simple Definition of toffee

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of toffee

plural toffees also toffies

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

Variants of toffee

also toffy play \ˈtȯ-fē, ˈtä-\

Origin of toffee

alteration of taffy


First Known Use: 1825

Rhymes with toffee


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