how to pronounce confection /kənˈfɛk.ʃən/
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confection is pronounced in three syllables
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An example use of confection in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… a confection that was in the perfumed …”
meanings of confection noun: The result of such a process; something made up or confected; a concoction. Something, such as a garment or a decoration, seen as very elaborate, delicate, or luxurious, usually also seen as impractical or non-utilitarian. A preparation of medicine sweetened with sugar, honey, syrup, or the like; an electuary. The act or process of confecting; the process of making, compounding, or preparing something. A food item prepared very sweet, frequently decorated in fine detail, and often preserved with sugar, such as a candy, sweetmeat, fruit preserve, pastry, or cake. An artistic, musical, or literary work taken as frivolous, amusing, or contrived; a composition of a light nature. verb: To make into a confection, prepare as a confection. words with pronunciation similar to confection words that rhyme with confection Did this page help you?