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noun as in sweet food

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But last fall it seemed as if the spongy, sickly-sweet confections would disappear from the face of the earth.

But at Chanel, the attention is not all on cocktail confections.

Cotton bakes all of his confections, and creates props in his studio to paint.

This week, the joyous Glee soundtrack, the painted confections of Will Cotton, and the best ballet documentary of all time.

You may lay on the top of each heap of froth one of the bonbons or confections called chocolate-nuts.

Some of them, such as meringues and kisses, contain nothing except eggs and sugar and consequently are almost confections.

Composed almost entirely of sugar, egg whites, and flavoring, they are very delicate in texture and are practically confections.

Confections deals with that very delightful and fascinating part of cookery--confection making.

However, they are also used in the making of marmalades, conserves, and such confections as candied fruits.


On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to confections, such as: cake, pastry, candy, sweet, jam, and dainty.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.