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    Wink arm candy

    What does "arm candy" mean in the following piece of advertisement for shoes: " Designed to go with your finest ties, suits and arm candy."

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    Usually "arm candy" means an attractive woman that a man uses as an escort just to be seen with someone beautiful. In this case, though, they might be referring either to an expensive watch or briefcase.

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