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Definition of brain candy in English:

noun

[mass noun] informal
Popular entertainment that is not intellectually stimulating: it’s blockbuster brain candy which will will only be remembered for its box office returns
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  • After being responsible for such summer box office brain candy, it's only natural to expect more of the same, style-over-substance modus operandi.
  • Using the brain to solve this problem usually only leads to answers that make the brain happy and jobs that provide what I call "brain candy."
  • Resist the temptation and click onto a site that provides entertaining brain candy with articles and essays sure to spawn many debates around the picnic table.

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