Definition of gumdrop in English:

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gumdrop

Pronunciation: /ˈɡəmˌdräp/

noun

A firm, jellylike, translucent candy made with gelatin or gum arabic.
Example sentences
  • She brought along a clown baggy full of candied goodies, such as lollipops, gumdrops, and jelly beans.
  • Invite each princess to build a castle of marshmallows, gumdrops, soft candies and toothpicks.
  • Eyes are gumdrops and jelly beans, antennae are licorice lace, and the tongue is a shaped gumdrop.

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Syllabification: gum·drop

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