hard candy

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hard′ can′dy

candy made of boiled sugar and corn syrup, often fruit-flavored.
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Noun1.hard candy - candy that is brittlehard candy - candy that is brittle; "you can break a tooth on that hard candy"
candy, confect - a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts
barley candy, barley-sugar - a brittle transparent candy made by melting and cooling cane sugar
jawbreaker - a large round hard candy
lemon drop - a hard candy with lemon flavor and a yellow color and (usually) the shape of a lemon
sourball - round piece of tart hard candy
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