A preparation of fruits or roots, etc., with sugar; a sweetmeat.
A soft solid made by incorporating a medicinal substance or substances with sugar, sirup, or honey.
the sugar paste in which whole spices were dipped; confectioned spices were used as garnishes and eaten at the end of feasts, to aid digestion.
a food rich in sugar
the act of creating something (a medicine or drink or soup etc.) by compounding or mixing a variety of components
make into a confection; "This medicine is home-confected"