candy apple

noun

Definition of candy apple

US
:an apple that is covered with a sugary mixture that becomes hard

Word by Word Definitions

candy play
  1. : crystallized sugar formed by boiling down sugar syrup

  2. : a confection made with sugar and often flavoring and filling

  3. : a piece of such confection

  1. : to encrust in or coat with sugar

  2. : to make attractive : sweeten

  3. : to crystallize into sugar

apple play
  1. : the fleshy, usually rounded red, yellow, or green edible pome fruit of a usually cultivated tree (genus Malus) of the rose family

  2. : a fruit (such as a star apple) or other vegetative growth (such as an oak apple) suggestive of an apple


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