cotton candy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “cotton candy” in the English Dictionary

"cotton candy" in American English

See all translations

cotton candynoun [U]

 us   /ˈkɑt·ən ˈkæn·di/
a ​large, ​softball of ​sugar that has been ​spun in a ​specialmachine to ​formlongfibers which are ​collected on a ​stick
(Definition of cotton candy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cotton candy”
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…
What is the pronunciation of cotton candy?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More meanings of “cotton candy”

Word of the Day

float

a large vehicle with a flat surface that is decorated and used in festivals

Word of the Day

PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
PLEASE DON’T SHOUT!
by Colin McIntosh,
February 09, 2016
New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More