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1. taffy

chewy candy of sugar or syrup boiled until thick and pulled until glossy

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noun plural -fies
1. US and Canadian
a chewy sweet made of brown sugar or molasses and butter, boiled and then pulled so that it becomes glossy
2. mainly US and Canadian a less common term for toffee
noun plural -fies
a slang word or nickname for a Welshman

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a chewy candy made of sugar or molasses boiled down and pulled
see also toffee
2.  US, Informal, Obsolete
flattery or cajolery

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n. pl. taf·fies
1. A sweet chewy candy made by boiling a flavored syrup until it is very thick and then pulling it until it is glossy and holds its shape.
2. Informal Flattery.

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