sugarplum

[shoog-er-pluhm]
noun
a small sweetmeat made of sugar with various flavoring and coloring ingredients; a bonbon.

Origin:
1600–10; sugar + plum1

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sugarplum (ˈʃʊɡəˌplʌm)
 
n
a crystallized plum

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On the domestic side, there is the sugarplum delusion of endless tax cuts and untrammeled government spending.
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