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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

SWEE'TNESS, n. The quality of being sweet, in any of its senses; as gratefulness to the taste; or to the smell,fragrance; agreeableness to the ear, melody; as sweetness of the voice; sweetness of elocution.
1. Agreeableness of manners; softness; mildness; obliging civility; as sweetness of behavior.
2. Softness; mildness; amiableness; as sweetness of temper.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth [syn: sweet, sweetness, sugariness]
2: the property of tasting as if it contains sugar [syn: sweetness, sweet]
3: a pleasingly sweet olfactory property [syn: bouquet, fragrance, fragrancy, redolence, sweetness]
4: the quality of giving pleasure; "he was charmed by the sweetness of her manner"; "the pleasantness of a cool breeze on a hot summer day" [syn: pleasantness, sweetness] [ant: unpleasantness]

Merriam Webster's

noun see sweet I

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. the quality of being sweet; fragrance, melodiousness, etc. Phrases and idioms: sweetness and light a display of (esp. uncharacteristic) mildness and reason.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Sweetness Sweet"ness, n. [AS. sw[=e]tness.] The quality or state of being sweet (in any sense of the adjective); gratefulness to the taste or to the smell; agreeableness.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

1. If you say that a relationship or situation is not all sweetness and light, you mean that it is not as pleasant as it appears to be. It has not all been sweetness and light between him and the Prime Minister. PHRASE: with brd-neg, usu v-link PHR 2. see also sweet

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. 1. Sweet. 2. Agreeableness, pleasantness. 3. Beauty, fairness, loveliness. 4. Amiableness, gentleness, mildness, suavity.

1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue

Guinea droppers, cheats, sharpers. To sweeten to decoy, or draw in. To be sweet upon; to coax, wheedle, court, or allure. He seemed sweet upon that wench; he seemed to court that girl.



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