candy store


US and Canadian a shop solely or largely selling confectionaryAlso called (in Britain and certain other countries): sweet shop

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Related Words for candy store

confectionery, sweet-shop

Examples from the Web for candy store

Historical Examples of candy store

  • And the candy-store was next door; the butterscotch they sold there!

    The Woman from Outside

    Hulbert Footner

  • Don't I have to go look at that candy-store property in Akron?


    Sinclair Lewis

  • Didn't you humiliate me before a crowd of people in a candy-store?

  • In the Greek candy-store was the whine of a peanut-roaster, and the oily smell of nuts.

    Main Street

    Sinclair Lewis

  • She was then, Ted planned, to park the car in front of the candy-store across from the Armory and he would pick it up.


    Sinclair Lewis