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candyfloss

Line breaks: candy|floss
Pronunciation: /ˈkandɪflɒs/

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Definition of candyfloss in English:

noun

[mass noun] British
1A mass of pink or white fluffy spun sugar wrapped round a stick: a fat baby was pushing candyfloss into its chubby face [as modifier]: figurative a round pink face topped by white candyfloss hair
1.1Something perceived as lacking in worth or substance: their music is just aural candyfloss

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