cotton candy


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cotton candy

n.
A light, very sweet candy of threaded sugar, often tinted with food coloring and twirled onto a stick. Also called spun sugar.

cotton candy

n
(Cookery) US and Canadian a very light fluffy confection made from coloured spun sugar, usually held on a stick. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): candyfloss Austral name: fairyfloss

cot′ton can′dy


n.
a fluffy, sweet confection whipped from spun sugar and wound around a stick or paper cone.
[1925–30, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cotton candy - a candy made by spinning sugar that has been boiled to a high temperaturecotton candy - a candy made by spinning sugar that has been boiled to a high temperature
candy, confect - a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts
Translations
غزل البناتغَزْلُ البَنَاتغَزْل البَنات
cukrová vata
candyflosssukkervat
hattara
šećerna vuna
sykurflos
綿菓子
솜사탕
sockervadd
ขนมสายไหม
keten helvapamuk helvapamuk helvasıpamuk şekeri
que kẹo bông

cotton candy

n (Am) → zucchero filato

cotton1

(ˈkotn) noun
1. a soft substance got from the seeds of the cotton plant, used in making thread or cloth.
2. the yarn or cloth made from this. a reel of cotton; This shirt is made of cotton; (also adjective) a cotton shirt.
cotton candy
(American) candy floss.
ˌcottonˈwool noun
(American absorbent cotton) loose cotton pressed into a mass, for absorbing liquids, wiping or protecting an injury etc. She bathed the wound with cotton wool.

cotton candy

غَزْلُ البَنَات cukrová vata candyfloss Zuckerwatte μαλλί της γριάς algodón de azúcar hattara barbe à papa šećerna vuna zucchero filato 綿菓子 솜사탕 suikerspin sukkerspinn wata cukrowa algodão doce сахарная вата sockervadd ขนมสายไหม pamuk helva que kẹo bông 棉花糖
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