a sugarcoated nut or candy;
a small, beadlike piece of candy, usually silver-colored and used for decorating cookies, cake, and the like;
a sugarcoated medication.
French, from Middle French dragie
In celebration of Michelle's fifth birthday, her mother went a bit overboard and ordered a three-tiered cake covered in marizpan flowers and sprinkled with multi-colored dragee. Unfortunately what Michelle really wanted was a Dora the Explorer cake.