from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun plural (Pharmacy) Sugar-coated medicines.


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  • See nonpareil and hundreds and thousands for a sugary discussion. :-)

    December 9, 2007

  • Dragées somehow has the connotation of pills taken by the dowager duchess with her post-prandial libation aboard the QE2.

    December 9, 2007

  • Funny, I always think of French cross-dressers.

    December 9, 2007

  • They're croissants with little chocolatey things on top.

    December 9, 2007