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  • n  English phonetician; one of the founders of modern phonetics (1845-1912)
  • n  a dish served as the last course of a meal
  • n  a food rich in sugar
  • n  the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth
  • n  the property of tasting as if it contains sugar
  • a  having or denoting the characteristic taste of sugar
  • s  having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub
    a sweet disposition
  • s  pleasing to the ear
  • s  pleasing to the senses
    the sweet song of the lark
    the sweet face of a child
  • s  pleasing to the mind or feeling
    sweet revenge
  • s  having a natural fragrance
  • a  (used of wines) having a high residual sugar content
    sweet dessert wines
  • a  not containing or composed of salt water
  • s  not soured or preserved
    sweet milk
  • s  with sweetening added
  • r  in an affectionate or loving manner (`sweet' is sometimes a poetic or informal variant of `sweetly')
    Susan Hayward plays the wife sharply and sweetly
    how sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank"- Shakespeare
    talking sweet to each other
News & Articles

  • Sweet Home wastewater facility plan contract OK’d
    SWEET HOME — The Sweet Home City Council has approved a $310,898 contract with the Portland-based engineering firm Brown and Caldwell to develop plans for a new wastewater treatment facility.
    June 14, 2013 - Albany Democrat-Herald
  • Sweet Treats For Dad
    (KPLR) – How about a sweet treat for dad this weekend? John Allen, from Companion Bakery, shows Christine Buck that...
    June 14, 2013 - KPLR 11 St. Louis
  • Sweet Science holding Friday ice cream tasting
    Sweet Science Ice Cream has scheduled a monthly tasting at its warehouse.
    June 13, 2013 - Pioneer Press

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