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candy
American English: /ˈkændi/
British English: /ˈkandi/

Translation of candy in Spanish:

noun plural candies

(American English)
  • 1 uncountable (confectionery)
    golosinas (feminine plural)
    dulces (masculine plural) ( (Latin America) exc (River Plate area) )
    Example sentences
    • And the restaurant sells its own line of chocolate candies, brownies, and sumptuous dessert toppings from a retail counter up front.
    • I answer through a mouthful of chocolate candies.
    • Other studies of potato chips and chocolate candies show drastic increases in snacking when the subject is given a larger bag of food.
  • 2 countable (individual piece)
    dulce (masculine) ( (Latin America) exc (River Plate area) )

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