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 Sweet Sweet

adj

  • ( ) having or denoting the characteristic taste of sugar  ( sweet )
    having or denoting the characteristic taste of sugar
  • ( ) (used of wines) having a high residual sugar content  ( sweet )
    (used of wines) having a high residual sugar content
     sweet dessert wines
    sweet dessert wines
  • not containing or composed of salt water  ( fresh, sweet )
    not containing or composed of salt water
     fresh water
    fresh water
  • noun

  • the property of tasting as if it contains sugar  ( sweet, sweetness )
    the property of tasting as if it contains sugar
  • the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth  ( sugariness, sweet, sweetness )
    the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth
  • a food rich in sugar  ( confection, sweet )
    a food rich in sugar
  • a dish served as the last course of a meal  ( afters, dessert, sweet )
    a dish served as the last course of a meal
  • English phonetician; one of the founders of modern phonetics (1845-1912)  ( Henry Sweet, Sweet )
    English phonetician; one of the founders of modern phonetics (1845-1912)
  • adv

  • ( ) in an affectionate or loving manner (sweet' is sometimes a poetic or informal variant of sweetly')  ( sweet, sweetly )
    in an affectionate or loving manner (sweet' is sometimes a poetic or informal variant of sweetly')
     Susan Hayward plays the wife sharply and sweetly
    Susan Hayward plays the wife sharply and sweetly
     how sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank
    how sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank
     talking sweet to each other
    talking sweet to each other
  • adj

  • ( ) having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub  ( angelic, angelical, cherubic, seraphic, sweet )
    having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub
     an angelic smile
    an angelic smile
     a cherubic face
    a cherubic face
     looking so seraphic when he slept
    looking so seraphic when he slept
     a sweet disposition
    a sweet disposition
  • ( ) pleasing to the ear  ( dulcet, honeyed, mellifluous, mellisonant, sweet )
    pleasing to the ear
     the dulcet tones of the cello
    the dulcet tones of the cello
  • ( ) having a natural fragrance  ( odoriferous, odorous, perfumed, scented, sweet, sweet-scented, sweet-smelling )
    having a natural fragrance
     odoriferous spices
    odoriferous spices
     the odorous air of the orchard
    the odorous air of the orchard
     the perfumed air of June
    the perfumed air of June
     scented flowers
    scented flowers
  • ( ) pleasing to the mind or feeling  ( gratifying, sweet )
    pleasing to the mind or feeling
     sweet revenge
    sweet revenge
  • ( ) pleasing to the senses  ( sweet )
    pleasing to the senses
     the sweet song of the lark
    the sweet song of the lark
     the sweet face of a child
    the sweet face of a child
  • with sweetening added  ( sugared, sweet, sweet-flavored, sweetened )
    with sweetening added
  • not soured or preserved  ( fresh, sweet, unfermented )
    not soured or preserved
     sweet milk
    sweet milk


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