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tof·fee

 (tô′fē, tŏf′ē)
n.
A hard, chewy candy made of brown sugar or molasses and butter.

[Alteration of taffy.]
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toffee

(ˈtɒfɪ) or

toffy

n, pl -fees or -fies
1. (Cookery) a sweet made from sugar or treacle boiled with butter, nuts, etc
2. for toffee (preceded by can't) informal to be incompetent at a specified activity: he can't sing for toffee.
[C19: variant of earlier taffy]
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tof•fee

or tof•fy

(ˈtɔ fi, ˈtɒf i)

n.
a brittle confection made by boiling together brown sugar, butter, and vinegar.
[1820–30; variant of taffy]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.toffee - caramelized sugar cooled in thin sheetstoffee - caramelized sugar cooled in thin sheets
candy, confect - a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts
peanut brittle - brittle containing peanuts
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Translations
طُوفيطوفي: نَوْع من الحَلْوى
karamelamléčná karamela
karamel
toffee
karamel
karamella
トフィー
토피
īriss
mliečna karamelka
karamela
kola
ลูกอม
kẹo bơ cứng

toffee

[ˈtɒfɪ]
A. Ncaramelo m, dulce m de leche
he/she can't do it for toffeeno tiene ni idea de cómo hacerlo
B. CPD toffee apple Nmanzana f de caramelo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

toffee

[ˈtɒfi] ncaramel mtoffee apple n (British)pomme f d'amourtoffee-nosed [ˌtɒfiˈnəʊzd] adj (British)bêcheur/euse
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

toffee

n (Brit) (= substance)(Sahne)karamell m; (= sweet)Toffee nt, → (weiches) Karamellbonbon; he can’t sing for toffee (inf)er kann überhaupt nicht singen, er kann nicht die Bohne singen (inf)

toffee

:
toffee apple
toffee-nosed
adj (Brit inf) → eingebildet, hochnäsig
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

toffee

[ˈtɒfɪ] ncaramella f mou inv
he can't sing for toffee (Brit) (fam) → come cantante non vale una cicca
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

toffee

(ˈtofi) noun
(a piece of) a kind of sticky sweet made of sugar and butter. Have a (piece of) toffee
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

toffee

طُوفي karamela karamel Toffee τόφι caramelo, toffee toffee caramel karamel caramella mou トフィー 토피 toffee toffee toffi caramelo, puxa-puxa ириска kola ลูกอม karamela kẹo bơ cứng 太妃糖
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