cotton candy Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "cotton candy" - English Dictionary

See all translations

cotton candynoun [U]

uk   us   US (UK candyfloss)
a large soft ball of white or pink sugar in the form of thin threads, usually sold on a stick and eaten at fairs and amusement parks
Translations of “cotton candy”
in Korean 솜사탕…
in Arabic غَزل البَنات (مِصر)…
in Portuguese algodão-doce…
in Catalan cotó de sucre…
in Japanese 綿菓子…
in Italian zucchero filato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 棉花糖…
in Chinese (Simplified) 棉花糖…
(Definition of cotton candy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of cotton candy?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “cotton candy”

Definitions of “cotton candy” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
social security

a system of payments made by the government to people who are ill, poor, or who have no job

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More