candied

adjective can·died \ ˈkan-dēd \
|Updated on: 1 Aug 2018

Definition of candied

1 : encrusted or coated with sugar
  • candied fruits
2 : baked with sugar or syrup until translucent
  • candied yams

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First Known Use of candied

1577

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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CANDIED Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of candied for English Language Learners

  • : cooked in or covered with sugar


CANDIED Defined for Kids

candied

adjective can·died \ ˈkan-dēd \

Definition of candied for Students

: cooked in or coated with sugar
  • candied ginger

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