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Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
candy (noun)
1.
crystallized sugar formed by boiling down sugar syrup
2.
a) a confection made with sugar and often flavoring and filling
b) a piece of such confection
3.
something that is pleasant or appealing in a light or frivolous way - visual candy
candy (verb)
transitive verb
1.
to encrust in or coat with sugar , specifically to cook (as fruit or fruit peel) in a heavy syrup until glazed
2.
to make attractive - sweeten
3.
intransitive verb
to crystallize into sugar to become coated or encrusted with sugar crystals become crystallized into sugar
Merriam-Webster Online Thesaurus
candy (verb)
to make more desirable
SYNONIMS:
candy, dress up, enhance
RELATED WORDS:
ameliorate, enrich, improve, meliorate; embellish, soup up, trick; cosmeticize, doll up, spruce
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