(noun, verb)


1. a food rich in sugar

Similar word(s): sweet

Definition categories: food, dainty, delicacy, goody, kickshaw, treat

2. the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components

Similar word(s): concoction

Definition categories: act

Sentences with confection as a noun:

- The table was covered with all sorts of tempting confections.

- The defense attorney maintained that the charges were a confection of the local police.


1. make into a confection

- This medicine is home-confected

Similar word(s): comfit, confect

Definition categories: creation, assemble, piece, tack