candyfloss Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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candyflossnoun [U]

uk   /ˈkæn.di.flɒs/  us   /-flɑːs/ UK (US cotton candy)
a ​largesoftball of ​white or ​pinksugar in the ​form of ​thinthreads, usually ​sold on a ​stick and ​eaten at fairs and amusementparks
(Definition of candyfloss from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “candyfloss”
in Arabic غَزل البَنات (مِصر)…
in Korean 솜사탕…
in Portuguese algodão-doce…
in Catalan cotó de sucre…
in Japanese 綿菓子…
in Chinese (Simplified) 棉花糖…
in Chinese (Traditional) 棉花糖…
in Italian zucchero filato…
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