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sugar candy

noun
1.
a confection made by boiling pure sugar until it hardens.
2.
a person or thing that is pleasing.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English

sugar-candy

[shoo g-er-kan-dee] /ˈʃʊg ərˌkæn di/
adjective
1.
excessively sweet; saccharine:
sugar-candy stories in family magazines.
2.
pertaining to or characteristic of someone or something that is pleasing.
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British Dictionary definitions for sugar-candy

sugar candy

noun
1.
Also called rock candy. large crystals of sugar formed by suspending strings in a strong sugar solution that hardens on the strings, used chiefly for sweetening coffee
2.
(mainly US) confectionery; sweets
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