spun sugar


noun

a confection resembling fluff or floss, made from hot boiled sugar that has threaded, used as a garnish, frosting, or in making cotton candy.

Nearby words

  1. spumoni,
  2. spun,
  3. spun glass,
  4. spun rayon,
  5. spun silk,
  6. spun yarn,
  7. spun-bonding,
  8. spunbonded,
  9. spunk,
  10. spunkie

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spun sugar

noun

US another term for candyfloss
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