a candy or sweetmeat; esp., a candied fruit, nut, etc.
Origin of comfitMiddle English and Old French confit, origin, originally , past participle of confire, to preserve from Classical Latin conficere: see confect
A confection that consists of a piece of fruit, a seed, or a nut coated with sugar.
Origin of comfitMiddle English confit from Old French from Latin cōnfectum thing prepared neuter past participle of cōnficere to prepare com- com- facere to make ; see dhē- in Indo-European roots.
(third-person singular simple present comfits, present participle comfiting, simple past and past participle comfited)
Acronym, from Computer Facial Identification Techniques.