from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A light, very sweet candy of threaded sugar, often tinted with food coloring and twirled onto a stick. Also called spun sugar.
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- n. Melted sugar spun into thin threads and collected into a mass, usually on a stick.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a candy made by spinning sugar that has been boiled to a high temperature
Passing Mr. Luckner, Griffin saw him eating a huge cotton candy cone like a little kid.
So did she, but to abandon the faÇade of cotton candy would be to lose all that had made her famous and desirable.
Panchito’s mother stopped a cotton candy man and bought a fluffy pink bouquet.
They can snag free cotton candy at the Santa Monica Pier or drop in on Michael Jackson's dermatologist for 25-percent-off Botox injections so that frazzled commuters won't look quite so frazzled.