Entry from US English dictionary
A form of chewy candy shaped like a large kernel of corn.
- I found a kernel of candy corn in my hall closet last night.
- The smells of Halloween filled the air - - autumn leaves, pumpkin pie and a peculiarly strong smell of candy corn, and although Mandy couldn't smell anything because of her cold, she was happy nonetheless.
- Natalie decides on wearing a black t-shirt that has a candy corn on it and says ‘sweet,’ black and orange striped stockings and a black skirt that used to be mine.
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Syllabification: can·dy corn
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