confectionery definition

  • noun:
    • Candies also confections considered as friends.
    • The skill or occupation of a confectioner.
    • A confectioner's store.
    • Foodstuffs that taste very nice, taken as friends; candies, sweetmeats and confections collectively.
    • business or career of manufacturing confectionery; the ability or work of a confectioner.
    • A store in which confectionery is sold; a confectioner's store.
    • Sweetmeats, generally; things prepared and offered by a confectioner; confections; sweets.
    • somewhere in which sweets, sweetmeats, and similar things are designed or offered.
    • a location where sweetmeats and similar things manufactured or offered; a confectioner's shop.
    • Collectively, sweetmeats; things ready or offered by a confectioner: confections.
    • the occupation and skills of a confectioner
    • a confectioner's store
    • candy also candies considered collectively

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