toffee

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noun tof·fee \ˈtȯ-fē, ˈtä-\

Definition of toffee

plural

toffees

also

toffies

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

Variants of toffee

or less commonly

toffy

Origin and Etymology of toffee

alteration of taffy


First Known Use: 1825


TOFFEE Defined for English Language Learners

toffee

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noun tof·fee \ˈtȯ-fē, ˈtä-\

Definition of toffee for English Language Learners

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



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