dark chocolate

dark chocolate

/dˈɑːɹk tʃˈɑːklət/
noun
dark colored chocolate that tastes slightly bitter, often with no milk added to it

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milk chocolate

milk chocolate

/mˈɪlk tʃˈɑːklət/
noun
chocolate made from chocolate liquor with sugar and cocoa butter and powdered milk solids and vanilla and (usually) lecithin; the most common form of chocolate for eating; used in chocolate candy and baking and coatings

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white chocolate

white chocolate

/wˈaɪt tʃˈɑːklət/
noun
a blend of cocoa butter and milk solids and sugar and vanilla; used in candy bars and baking and coatings; not technically chocolate because it contains no chocolate liquor

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ruby chocolate

ruby chocolate

/ɹuːbi tʃɑːklət/
noun
*** made from the Ruby cocoa bean, resulting in a distinct red colour and a different flavor, described as "sweet yet sour"

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baking chocolate

baking chocolate

/bˈeɪkɪŋ tʃˈɑːklət/
noun
pure unsweetened chocolate used in baking and icings and sauces and candy

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modeling chocolate

modeling chocolate

/mɑːdəlɪŋ tʃɑːklət/
noun
*** a chocolate paste made by melting chocolate and combining it with corn syrup, glucose syrup, or golden syrup

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raw chocolate

raw chocolate

/ɹɔː tʃɑːklət/
noun
*** chocolate produced from unroasted cocoa beans that does not contain any additives like sugars

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compound chocolate

compound chocolate

/kɑːmpaʊnd tʃɑːklət/
noun
*** combining cocoa with other vegetable fats, usually tropical fats or hydrogenated fats, as a replacement for cocoa butter

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couverture chocolate

couverture chocolate

/kuːvɜːtʃɚ tʃɑːklət/
noun
*** a chocolate that contains a higher percentage of cocoa butter (32–39%) than baking or eating chocolate

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chocolate bar

chocolate bar

/tʃˈɑːklət bˈɑːɹ/
noun
a bar of chocolate candy

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chocolate chip

chocolate chip

/tʃɑːklət tʃɪp/
noun
*** small chunks of sweetened chocolate, used as an ingredient in a number of desserts

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bittersweet chocolate

bittersweet chocolate

/bˈɪɾɚswˌiːt tʃˈɑːklət/
noun
chocolate liquor with cocoa butter and small amounts of sugar and vanilla; lecithin is usually added

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semi-sweet chocolate

semi-sweet chocolate

/sˈɛmaɪswˈiːt tʃˈɑːklət/
noun
chocolate liquor with cocoa butter and small amounts of sugar and vanilla; lecithin is usually added

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candy bar

candy bar

/kˈændi bˈɑːɹ/
noun
a candy shaped as a bar

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sweet

sweet

/ˈswit/
noun
a small piece of food that contains sugar and sometimes chocolate

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confectionery

confectionery

/kənˈfɛkʃəˌnɛɹi/
noun
candy and other sweets considered collectively

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caramel

caramel

/ˈkɛɹəməɫ/
noun
a soft sweet made with cream, butter, and boiled sugar

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marshmallow

marshmallow

/ˈmɑɹʃˌmɛɫoʊ/
noun
a sweet made of sugar and gelatin

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marshmallow fluff

marshmallow fluff

/mˈɑːɹʃmɐlˌoʊ flˈʌf/
noun
a very sweet white spread resembling marshmallow candy

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taffy

taffy

/ˈtæfi/
noun
a soft sweet which is made of a thick substance produced by boiling sugar and then flavored

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lemon drop

lemon drop

/lˈɛmən dɹˈɑːp/
noun
a hard candy with lemon flavor and a yellow color and (usually) the shape of a lemon

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jelly bean

jelly bean

/dʒˈɛli bˈiːn/
noun
a small sweet in the shape of a bean which is hard on the outside and soft on the inside

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gumdrop

gumdrop

/ɡˈʌmdɹɑːp/
noun
a small sweet made of jelly

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sugar candy

sugar candy

/ʃˈʊɡɚ kˈændi/
noun
made by boiling pure sugar until it hardens

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hard candy

hard candy

/hˈɑːɹd kˈændi/
noun
a hard and colored candy often with a fruity taste, which is made of boiled corn syrup and sugar

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brittle

brittle

/ˈbɹɪtəɫ/
noun
caramelized sugar cooled in thin sheets

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nougat

nougat

/nˈuːɡæt/
noun
a thick sweet filled with nuts or fruit pieces

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rock candy

rock candy

/ɹˈɑːk kˈændi/
noun
a hard sugary sweet in the shape of crystals

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cotton candy

cotton candy

/kˈɑːʔn̩ kˈændi/
noun
a mass of sticky threads made by melting sugar, served on a stick

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toffee

toffee

/ˈtɑfi/
noun
a soft sweet which is made by boiling butter and sugar together and flavoring it

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butterscotch

butterscotch

/ˈbətɝˌskɑtʃ/
noun
a hard brown sweet made from sugar and butter boiled together

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candy cane

candy cane

/kˈændi kˈeɪn/
noun
a hard sweet on a stick with one curved end

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jawbreaker

jawbreaker

/dʒˈɔːbɹeɪkɚ/
noun
a large sweet that is hard and round

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lollipop

lollipop

/ˈɫɑɫiˌpɑp/
noun
a type of candy that is flat or round and is on a stick

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Turkish delight

Turkish delight

/tˈɜːkɪʃ dɪlˈaɪt/
noun
a soft sweet made from jelly flavored with fruit and covered with sugar

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acid drop

acid drop

/ˈæsɪd dɹˈɑːp/
noun
a hard sweet that tastes sour

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barley sugar

barley sugar

/bˈɑːɹli ʃˈʊɡɚ/
noun
‌a type of hard and clear sweet which is made from boiled sugar

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bonbon

bonbon

/bˈɑːnbɑːn/
noun
a sweet with a nut, etc. inside covered in chocolate

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bubble gum

bubble gum

/bˈʌbəl ɡˈʌm/
noun
a kind of chewing gum that when blown takes the shape of a bubble

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candyfloss

candyfloss

/kˈændɪflˌɔs/
noun
a mass of sticky threads made by melting sugar, served on a stick

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chewing gum

chewing gum

/tʃjˈuːɪŋ ɡˈʌm/
noun
a substance for chewing with different tastes such as strawberry, mint, etc.

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comfit

comfit

/kˈʌmfɪt/
noun
a sweet made with nuts, seeds, and pieces of dried fruit, coated in sugar

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energy bar

energy bar

/ˈɛnɚdʒi bˈɑːɹ/
noun
‌a bar-shaped food containing cereal, fruit, nuts, etc.

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gum ball

gum ball

/ɡˈʌm bˈɔːl/
noun
a small colored ball of chewing gum, which is sometimes covered with sugar

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licorice

licorice

/ˈɫɪkɝɪʃ/
noun
a sweet black strong-tasting substance produced from the root of a plant, which is used to make sweets or in medicine

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pastille

pastille

/pˈæstɪl/
noun
a sweet that contains medicine or is flavored with fruit to treat sore throat

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peppermint

peppermint

/ˈpɛpɝˌmɪnt/
noun
a candy made with peppermint oil

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praline

praline

/pɹˈeɪlaɪn/
noun
a sweet food made by cooking nuts in boiling sugar and used as a filling for chocolates

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sugarplum

sugarplum

/ʃˈʊɡɚpləm/
noun
a small round flavored sweet

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truffle

truffle

/ˈtɹəfəɫ/
noun
a soft chocolate sweet

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gummy candy

gummy candy

/ɡʌmi kændi/
noun
*** a broad category of gelatin-based chewable sweets

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gummy bear

gummy bear

/ɡʌmi bɛɹ/
noun
*** a jelly baby in some English-speaking countries. The candy is roughly 2 cm (0.8 in) long and shaped in the form of a bear

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gummi worm

gummi worm

/ɡʌmi wɜːm/
noun
*** A confectionery made of gelatin and often, but not always, in the shape of a toy worm, and somewhat softer than a gummy bear

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fudge

fudge

/ˈfədʒ/
noun
a creamy brown sweet made with milk, sugar, and butter

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skittles

skittles

/ˈskɪtəɫz/
noun
*** multicolored fruit-flavored button-shaped candies

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cookie

cookie

/ˈkʊki/
noun
a small round sweet cake, often with chocolate or fruit pieces in it

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