|Origin:||candi, from Arabic qandi 'covered with sugar', from qand 'sugar'|
can‧dy S3 plural candies [uncountable and countable]
1DF American English
a sweet food made from sugar or chocolate:
a box of candies
a candy bar
Do you want a piece of candy?
something that is entertaining or pleasant to look at, but which you do not approve of because you think it is not serious:
Most video games are just brain candy.