What does the word bonbon mean?

Usage examples for bonbon

  1. But step over one of these bridges where false white flowers hang in scented clusters: go softly through that Bonbon grove, and there in an alcove fretted to the semblance of wrought ivory, you shall see two masks that are enraptured beneath a white moon- lantern, tracing the melody with long caresses. – The Passionate Elopement by Compton Mackenzie
  2. " I think she showed very little judgment," said Rosamond, selecting a bonbon with care. – Miss Pat at Artemis Lodge by Pemberton Ginther
  3. " Now I think we may go back," said Hildegarde, after her third bonbon. – Hildegarde's Home by Laura E. Richards