butterscotch

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noun but·ter·scotch \-ˌskäch\

Definition of butterscotch

  1. 1 :  a candy made from brown sugar, butter, corn syrup, and water; also :  the flavor of such candy

  2. 2 :  a moderate yellowish brown

1855

First Known Use of butterscotch

1855


BUTTERSCOTCH Defined for English Language Learners

butterscotch

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noun but·ter·scotch \-ˌskäch\

Definition of butterscotch for English Language Learners

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


BUTTERSCOTCH Defined for Kids

butterscotch

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noun but·ter·scotch \ˈbə-tər-ˌskäch\

Definition of butterscotch for Students

  1. :  a candy made from sugar, corn syrup, and water



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