can·dy /ˈkændi/ noun plural can·dies
a sweet food made with sugar or chocolate [noncount
] ▪ a box/bowl/piece of candy ▪ The children are fond of candy. [=(Brit) sweets] ▪ The cough syrup tastes like candy.
] ▪ chewy candies
— often used before another noun ▪ a candy bar
— see also cotton candy, rock candy