Definition of taffy pull in US English:

taffy pull

noun

US
dated
  • A social occasion on which young people meet to make taffy.

    • ‘But as they emerged from the taffy pull to shop in the hotel boutiques, something clicked.’
    • ‘Sometimes the pieces recall a taffy pull, as if invisible forces were stretching the materials in different directions.’
    • ‘Two thoughts occurred to me as the taffy pull continued.’