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adjective as in dulcet

adjective as in euphonious

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Example Sentences

No amount of sweet-sounding oratory is going to disabuse him of his hard-driving partisan agenda.

Unfortunately, such considerations of purpose tend to be drowned out by the alluring, sweet-sounding tune of a pied piper.

There were hurrying footsteps; light arms raised it, and a laughing voice soothed it with senseless, sweet-sounding words.

The usual cry is a crescendo ku-il, ku-il, ku-il, which to Indian ears is very sweet-sounding.

From distant strands and hillsides came the noise of strange and unholy instruments with sweet-sounding and clashing names.

You might have given me a month to think about it, and I never should have thought of such a sweet-sounding name.

I will take with me my sweet-sounding harp that plays of its own accord, and nothing else.


On this page you'll find 302 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sweet-sounding, such as: agreeable, musical, pleasing to the ear, pleasurable, and sweet.

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