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taffy pull Syllabification: taf·fy pull

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of taffy pull in English:

noun

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A social occasion on which young people meet to make taffy.
Example sentences
  • Two thoughts occurred to me as the taffy pull continued.
  • Sometimes the pieces recall a taffy pull, as if invisible forces were stretching the materials in different directions.
  • But as they emerged from the taffy pull to shop in the hotel boutiques, something clicked.

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