Thesaurus / dulcet
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"You're a little hard on me, Mrs. Shairp," he said, in dulcet tones.

Under False PretencesAdeline Sergeant

The drain-pipe was dripping, a dulcet and lively song: drippety drip drip dribble, drippety drip drip drip.

BabbittSinclair Lewis

I pushed my way in and asked him, in my most dulcet tone, if I could get an upper berth to New Orleans.

The Burial of the GunsThomas Nelson Page

She shaped them like Mini-balls, that they might traverse unerringly to the cell of most dulcet digestion.

But all realized that somewhere behind that dulcet voice and the gentle manner was a heart of flint and nerves of steel.

When presently he heard his name pronounced in dulcet tones, he looked up with his most unapproachable air.

Flaming JuneMrs. George de Horne Vaizey

What a heart-affecting generosity, humility and dulcet pathos in that of the poor Mouse gnawing asunder a mesh of the Lion's net!

Buffalo Lens: Mr. Dulcet is a sweet singer, and we could only wish there were twice as many of these delicately rhymed fancies.

There is a fluctuation of pleasant and strange sounds; a dulcet air on rapturous harmony is hushed by unfriendly plash of chord.

Then obediently they gave forth those vast but dulcet sounds which stirred his spirit as no other sounds could stir it quite.

Penrod and SamBooth Tarkington

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