Noun confectionery has 2 senses
  1. sweet, confection, confectionery - a food rich in sugar
    --1 is a kind of dainty, delicacy, goody, kickshaw, treat
    --1 has particulars:
     confiture; sweetmeat; candy; hardbake; chewing gum, gum; candied apple, candy apple, taffy apple, caramel apple, toffee apple; center, centre; comfit; maraschino, maraschino cherry; nonpareil
  2. confectionery, candy store - a confectioner's shop
    --2 is a kind of shop, store
    --2 has particulars: tuck shop