plural noun, singular con·fet·to [kuhn-fet-oh Italian kawn-fet-taw] /kənˈfɛt oʊ Italian kɔnˈfɛt tɔ/ for 2.
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Glass fragments from windows, street lamps, car windshields, and theater marquees littered the streets like confetti.‘The Harness Maker’s Dream:’ The Unlikely Ranch King of Texas|Nick Kotz|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As we pulled back the sheets the bed was full of confetti in the Basque colors, red, white and green.
For the finale, models dressed in gold joined St. Vincent on stage, dancing as confetti fell from the ceiling.Fashion’s Most Powerful Women: Victoria Beckham & Diane von Furstenberg Show at New York Fashion Week|Erin Cunningham|February 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Kelly Clarkson tearfully belting “A Moment Like This” while confetti falls around her?Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, and Harry Connick Jr. Will Save ‘American Idol’|Kevin Fallon|September 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But when the confetti dropped it was Assaf who stood in disbelief, his life forever changed.Arab Idol Mohammad Assaf Is the Middle East’s Newest Ambassador|Itay Hod|June 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Aristide in a hideous red mask and with a bag of confetti under his arm, plunged with enthusiasm into the revelry.
Your mad career generally ended in a crowd and a free fight of confetti.
The people in the windows here threw down not only confetti but flowers, and stacks at each elbow added to the mass of color.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Fragments were spun off the whirl of people, bits of BSG uniforms torn off their wearers and tossed like confetti.The Great Potlatch Riots|Allen Kim Lang
Let her try to mix up confetti or a toy balloon with a tall skinny man and the police would get a hurry call!How to Analyze People on Sight|Elsie Lincoln Benedict and Ralph Paine Benedict