Definitions of confection

  1. prepare from ingredients; "This medicine is home-confected" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. make into a confection; "This medicine is home-confected" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. A composition of different materials. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. A composition of drugs. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. A soft solid made by incorporating a medicinal substance or substances with sugar, sirup, or honey. Newage Dictionary DB
  7. Anything preserved with sugar; candy; a sweetmeat. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. A sweetmeat; conserve. confect. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. Anything prepared with sugar; a sweetmeat. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.