Definition of confectionary in US English:

confectionary

adjective

  • See confection

    • ‘Each song is a confectionary pop gem, full of overflowing synth lines and the vocoded Lidbo, repeating simple declarations such as ‘I will never forget.’’
    • ‘This DVD emphasizes teamwork, cooperation, and problem-solving skills, but it is highly likely that its message will be lost amidst the confectionary bliss.’
    • ‘As with a large amount of constructed pop groups, the two singles frontloaded at the beginning of the record are phenomenal confectionary pop constructions.’
    • ‘The rule: they had to eat whatever bean they got, be it ‘blueberry’ or ‘sardine’ - a sort of confectionary Russian Roulette.’

Pronunciation

confectionary

/kənˈfɛkʃəˌnɛri//kənˈfekSHəˌnerē/