Definition of candied
1 : encrusted or coated with sugar candied fruits
2 : baked with sugar or syrup until translucent candied yams
Recent Examples of candied from the Web
The ribs are smothered in a sweet candied glaze, with an edge of spiciness.
Short rib with candied carrots, and an extensive vegan menu, which includes a Spanish lentil and a portobello and chickpea taco.
A lost yellow scarf is not easy to distinguish from the many other garments in the same shade of yellow, and a little red abacus is camouflaged among so many tiny candied apples on a stick.
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First Known Use of candied
CANDIED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of candied for English Language Learners
: cooked in or covered with sugar
CANDIED Defined for Kids
Definition of candied for Students
: cooked in or coated with sugar candied ginger
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