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synonyms for candy-coated

  • delicious
  • luscious
  • sweetened
  • syrupy
  • candied
  • cloying
  • honeyed
  • like candy
  • like honey
  • nectarous
  • sacchariferous
  • saccharine
  • sugar-coated
  • sugared
  • toothsome

antonyms for candy-coated

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  • unsavory
  • acid
  • bitter
  • salty
  • sour
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How to use candy-coated in a sentence

But, before they can be used for this purpose, these leaves are coated with lime made from oyster shells and then folded up.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
The Korean ponies are small, fine-coated animals, little larger than Shetland ponies.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
Clarence's papa said the candy had better be eaten by monkeys than by boys; but I doubt whether Clarence was of that opinion.
THE NURSERY, JULY 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 1VARIOUS
He fed the monkeys with candy, and laughed to see them hang by their tails while they took it from his hand.
THE NURSERY, JULY 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 1VARIOUS
It is extremely soluble in water, and can be obtained in large transparent prismatic crystals, as in common sugar-candy.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
There were eunuchs too, black frock-coated—and the chief eunuch, an important personage who ranks very high.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Outwardly cold, Sir Henry seemed to his youthful observer, who now knew him better, to resemble a volcano coated with ice.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Most of them took him for a guerrilla fleeing from his foes, and looked in vain for blue-coated pursuers.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Four miles before reaching Candy, we came to the river Mahavilaganga, which is spanned by a masterly bridge of one arch.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
In my opinion, the situation of Candy is most beautiful, but many affirm that it is too near the mountains, and lies in a pit.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CANDY-COATED

  • candied
  • candy-coated
  • cloying
  • delicious
  • honeyed
  • like candy
  • like honey
  • luscious
  • nectarous
  • sacchariferous
  • saccharine
  • sugar-coated
  • sugared
  • sweetened
  • syrupy
  • toothsome
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