(UK, Australia, New Zealand) Tiny balls or strands of multicoloured sugar, sprinkled over ice cream, desserts or party foods.
Hundreds-and-thousands Sentence Examples
From the palaces and retinues of thousands of servants attached to the royal service may be inferred at once the despotic power of the Mexican rulers and the heavy taxation of the people; in fact some of the most remarkable of the picture-writings are tribute-rolls enumerating by hundreds and thousands the mantles, ocelot-skins, bags of gold-dust, bronze hatchets, loads of chocolate, &c., furnished periodically by the towns.
Some people pay hundreds and thousands of dollars for whitening, but you can get really great products just by going to the drugstore.
Odds are these are both ineffectual and have been tried by hundreds and thousands of other guys.
Using multimedia across several networks has been a great success for the company, with hundreds and thousands of views of the simple training videos alone.