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Definitions and Synonyms of confect | Another word for confect | What is confect?

Definition 1: a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts - [noun denoting food]

Synonyms for confect in the sense of this definition

(confect is a kind of ...) a food rich in sugar

(... is a kind of confect ) paste of nuts and sugar on a pastry base cut into bars

(... is a kind of confect ) a bar of nougat candy often dipped in chocolate

(... is a kind of confect ) nuts or fruit pieces in a sugar paste

(... is a kind of confect ) almond paste and egg whites

(... is a kind of confect ) spongy confection made of gelatin and sugar and corn syrup and dusted with powdered sugar

(... is a kind of confect ) a small aromatic or medicated candy

(... is a kind of confect ) hard candy on a stick

(... is a kind of confect ) a candy shaped like a small lifesaver

(... is a kind of confect ) a black candy flavored with the dried root of the licorice plant

(... is a kind of confect ) bar of peanuts in taffy

(... is a kind of confect ) popcorn combined with a thick sugar or molasses or caramel syrup and formed into balls

(... is a kind of confect ) an egg-shaped candy used to celebrate Easter

(... is a kind of confect ) a jellied candy typically flavored with rose water

(... is a kind of confect ) creamy chocolate candy

(... is a kind of confect ) chewy candy of sugar or syrup boiled until thick and pulled until glossy

(... is a kind of confect ) any of various small sugary candies

(... is a kind of confect ) made by boiling pure sugar until it hardens

(... is a kind of confect ) hard bright-colored stick candy (typically flavored with peppermint)

(... is a kind of confect ) sugar in large hard clear crystals on a string

(... is a kind of confect ) cookie-sized candy made of brown sugar and butter and pecans

(... is a kind of confect ) any of several bite-sized candies

(... is a kind of confect ) sugar-glazed jellied candy

(... is a kind of confect ) a hard candy in the shape of a rod (usually with stripes)

(... is a kind of confect ) a hard brittle candy made with butter and brown sugar

(... is a kind of confect ) caramelized sugar cooled in thin sheets

(... is a kind of confect ) a candy that usually has a center of fondant or fruit or nuts coated in chocolate

(... is a kind of confect ) round flat candy

(... is a kind of confect ) a British candy flavored with brandy

(... is a kind of confect ) candy that is brittle

"you can break a tooth on that hard candy"

(... is a kind of confect ) a bar of candy made with carob powder

(... is a kind of confect ) a small yellow and white candy shaped to resemble a kernel of corn

(... is a kind of confect ) firm chewy candy made from caramelized sugar and butter and milk

(... is a kind of confect ) a candy made by spinning sugar that has been boiled to a high temperature

(... is a kind of confect ) a candy that is flavored with an extract of the horehound plant

(... is a kind of confect ) a candy that is flavored with a mint oil

(... is a kind of confect ) a crisp candy made with honey

(... is a kind of confect ) a jellied candy coated with sugar crystals

(... is a kind of confect ) soft creamy candy

(... is a kind of confect ) candy made of a thick creamy sugar paste

(... is a kind of confect ) silvery candy beads used for decorating cakes

(... is a kind of confect ) sugar-coated nut or fruit piece

(... is a kind of confect ) a candy shaped as a bar

Definition 2: make into a confection - [verb of creation]

Samples where confect or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • This medicine is home-confected

Synonyms for confect in the sense of this definition

(confect is a kind of ...) create by putting components or members together

"She pieced a quilt" "He tacked together some verses" "They set up a committee"

Definition 3: make or construct - [verb of creation]

(confect is a kind of ...) create or manufacture a man-made product

"We produce more cars than we can sell" "The company has been making toys for two centuries"

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