Candy in Spanish | English to Spanish Translation
candy
noun
1. (culinary)
a. el caramelo (M)
Her favorite candy is dark chocolate truffles.Su caramelos preferidos son las trufas de chocolate oscuro.
b. el dulce (M)(Latin America)
I like to buy local candies when I travel.Me gusta comprar dulces regionales cuando me voy de viaje.
c. la golosina (F)
Are you going to give your girlfriend heart-shaped candies for Valentine's Day?¿Le vas a dar golosinas en forma de corazón a tu novia para el Día de San Valentín?
transitive verb
2. (to cover with candy)
a. confitar
We are going to candy pecans for Christmas gifts.Vamos a confitar nueces como regalos de Navidad.
candy
[ˈkændɪ]
noun
1. caramelo (m) (sweet) (Estados Unidos); dulces (mpl) golosinas (f pl) (sweets)
  • candy storeconfitería (f)
candy [ˈkændɪ]
noun
1 (sugar candy) azúcar (m) cande
2 (US) (sweets) golosinas (f); caramelos (m); dulces (m)
it's like taking candy from a baby es coser y cantar
Rovers were in a different class from their opponents. It was like taking candy from a baby
transitive verb
[+fruit] escarchar
modifier
candy bar (n) (US) barrita (f) de caramelo; (chocolate) chocolatina (f)
candy store (n) (US) confitería (f); bombonería (f)
like a kid in a candy store especially (US) como el rey/la reina del mambo; como si fuera el amo/ama del mundo
He reacted to fame like the proverbial kid in the candy store and assumed that any woman who interested him would automatically be available He went on a buying spree and felt "like a kid in a candy store," he recalls
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