Definitions of kickshaw

n something considered choice to eat

dainty, delicacy, goody, treat
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choice morsel, tidbit, titbit
a small tasty bit of food
savory, savoury
an aromatic or spicy dish served at the end of dinner or as an hors d'oeuvre
confection, sweet
a food rich in sugar
ambrosia, nectar
(classical mythology) the food and drink of the gods; mortals who ate it became immortal
gelatin, jelly
an edible jelly (sweet or pungent) made with gelatin and used as a dessert or salad base or a coating for foods
bone marrow, marrow
very tender and very nutritious tissue from marrowbones
calf's-foot jelly
a savory jelly made with gelatin obtained by boiling calves' feet
candy and other sweets considered collectively
preserved or candied fruit
a sweetened delicacy (as a preserve or pastry)
candy, confect
a rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts
a British sweet made with molasses and butter and almonds
chewing gum, gum
a preparation (usually made of sweetened chicle) for chewing
candied apple, candy apple, caramel apple, taffy apple, toffee apple
an apple that is covered with a candy-like substance (usually caramelized sugar)
center, centre
the sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering
candy containing a fruit or nut
maraschino, maraschino cherry
cherry preserved in true or imitation maraschino liqueur
colored beads of sugar used as a topping on e.g. candies and cookies
gelatin dessert
jellied dessert made with gelatin and fruit juice or water
savory jelly based on fish or meat stock used as a mold for meats or vegetables
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aliment, alimentation, nourishment, nutriment, nutrition, sustenance, victuals
a source of materials to nourish the body

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