from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small round piece of sugary candy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of sugar-plum.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A kind of candy or sweetneat made up in small balls or disks.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A sweetmeat made of boiled sugar and various flavoring and coloring ingredients into a round shape, or into the shape of flattened balls or disks; a bon-bon; hence, something particularly pleasing, as a bit of flattery.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of various small sugary candies


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