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Toffee vs. Orange

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Toffeenoun

(uncountable) a type of confectionery made by boiling sugar (or treacle, etc) with butter or milk, then cooling the mixture so that it becomes hard

Orangenoun

An evergreen tree of the genus Citrus such as Citrus sinensis.

Toffeenoun

(countable) a small, individual piece of toffee

‘a box of toffees’;

Orangenoun

The fruit of an orange tree; a citrus fruit with a slightly sour flavour.

Toffeenoun

(Northern England) any kind of sweets; candy

Orangenoun

The colour of a ripe fruit of an orange tree, midway between red and yellow.

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Toffeenoun

Taffy.

Orangenoun

Orange juice.

Toffeenoun

caramelized sugar cooled in thin sheets

Orangenoun

Orange coloured and flavoured cordial.

Toffeenoun

a kind of firm or hard sweet which softens when sucked or chewed, made by boiling together sugar and butter, often with other ingredients or flavourings added

‘a pound of walnut toffee’;

Orangenoun

Orange coloured and flavoured soft drink.

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Toffeenoun

a small shaped piece of toffee.

Orangeadjective

Having the colour of the fruit of an orange tree; yellowred; reddish-yellow.

Toffeenoun

nonsense; rubbish

‘please don't expect me to fall for this load of old toffee’;

Orangeverb

(transitive) To color orange.

Toffee

Toffee is a confection made by caramelizing sugar or molasses (creating inverted sugar) along with butter, and occasionally flour. The mixture is heated until its temperature reaches the hard crack stage of 149 to 154 °C (300 to 310 °F).

Orangeverb

(intransitive) To become orange.

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Orangenoun

The fruit of a tree of the genus Citrus (Citrus Aurantium). It is usually round, and consists of pulpy carpels, commonly ten in number, inclosed in a leathery rind, which is easily separable, and is reddish yellow when ripe.

Orangenoun

The tree that bears oranges; the orange tree.

Orangenoun

The color of an orange; reddish yellow.

Orangeadjective

Of or pertaining to an orange; of the color of an orange; reddish yellow; as, an orange ribbon.

Orangenoun

round yellow to orange fruit of any of several citrus trees

Orangenoun

any of a range of colors between red and yellow

Orangenoun

any citrus tree bearing oranges

Orangenoun

any pigment producing the orange color

Orangenoun

a river in South Africa that flows generally westward to the Atlantic Ocean

Orangeadjective

similar to the color of a ripe orange

Orangenoun

a town in southern France, on the River Rhône, home of the ancestors of the Dutch royal house.

Orangeadjective

relating to the Orange Order

‘Orange marches’;

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