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candying

verb
present participle of candy

Synonyms of candying

to make more desirable
  • the publisher hopes the flashy cover will candy up the novel for impulse buyers

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“Candying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/candying. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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