candied

[ kan-deed ]
/ ˈkæn did /

adjective

impregnated or incrusted with or as if with sugar: candied ginger.
prepared by cooking in sugar or syrup: candied yams.
honeyed; flattering: candied words.

QUIZZES

BECOME A PRO CHEF WITH THIS EXQUISITE CUISINE QUIZ!

Even if you can't be a professional chef, you can at least talk like one with this vocabulary quiz.
Question 1 of 9
You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?

Origin of candied

First recorded in 1590–1600; candy + -ed3

OTHER WORDS FROM candied

un·can·died, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for candied

British Dictionary definitions for candied

candied
/ (ˈkændɪd) /

adjective

impregnated or encrusted with or as if with sugar or syrupcandied peel
(of sugar, honey, etc) crystallized
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012