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1. confection

noun. ['kənˈfɛkʃən'] the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components.

Synonyms

  • concoction

Antonyms

  • inelegance
  • largeness

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Words that Rhyme with Confection

  • overprotection
  • introspection
  • interconnection
  • circumspection
  • reinspection
  • predilection
  • disinfection
  • disconnection
  • recollection
  • preelection
  • interjection
  • imperfection
  • disaffection
  • resurrection
  • reflection
  • reelection
  • redirection
  • projection
  • intersection
  • insurrection
  • inspection
  • inflection
  • convection
  • complexion
  • selection
  • rejection
  • protection
  • perfection
  • objection
  • injection

Example sentences of the word confection


1. Noun, singular or mass
Sorbet is a frozen confection similar to ice cream, but made without any dairy products.

2. confection

noun. ['kənˈfɛkʃən'] a food rich in sugar.

Synonyms

  • delicacy
  • goody
  • nonpareil
  • candy apple
  • toffee apple
  • maraschino
  • center
  • maraschino cherry
  • chewing gum
  • hardbake
  • comfit
  • confiture
  • treat
  • kickshaw
  • sweet
  • caramel apple
  • candy
  • confect
  • sweetmeat
  • dainty
  • confectionery
  • gum
  • taffy apple
  • candied apple

Antonyms

  • strength
  • comparable
  • infield
  • peripheral

3. confection

verb. ['kənˈfɛkʃən'] make into a confection.

Synonyms

  • piece
  • put together
  • tack
  • confect
  • comfit
  • set up
  • assemble

Antonyms

  • right
  • left
  • sugarless
  • tasteless
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