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See definition of sweeten on Dictionary.com
  • verbadd sugar
  • verbmake happy; appease

synonyms for sweeten

  • mull
  • candy
  • sugar
  • add sweetening
  • candy-coat
  • make sweet
  • make toothsome
  • sugar-coat
See also synonyms for: sweetened / sweetening / unsweetened
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antonyms for sweeten

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  • salt
  • sour
  • agitate
  • incite
  • upset
  • worry
  • displease
  • disrupt
  • trouble
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How to use sweeten in a sentence

Integrating Bouncer’s card scanning and risk technology into the Radar stack will both sweeten the deal for people to buy those services from Stripe, but also make the tools more effective.
STRIPE ACQUIRES BOUNCER, WILL INTEGRATE ITS CARD AUTHENTICATION INTO THE RADAR FRAUD DETECTION TOOLINGRID LUNDENMAY 14, 2021TECHCRUNCH
While they haven’t tested the theory on humans, the scientists found that young rats that consumed sugar-sweetened beverages daily had impaired performance on memory tasks as adults.
DO YOU REMEMBER?SEAN CULLIGANAPRIL 13, 2021OZY
Whisk in the sweetened condensed milk, bottled key lime juice and fresh lime juice until fully combined.
THIS KEY LIME PIE IS A GREAT TOOL FOR BUILDING KIDS’ — OR YOUR — CONFIDENCE IN THE KITCHENALLISON ROBICELLIMARCH 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
To sweeten the report, families offer a bribe of sugar to the Kitchen God — smearing the image with something sweet and then burning it, so it can ascend to heaven.
WHO GOES FROM PRESIDENT TO PRISONER?DANIEL MALLOYMARCH 2, 2021OZY
If you don’t like his criticisms, then suggest he can either sweeten up or go home.
CAROLYN HAX: HOW TO TELL DAD THAT YOU WANT TO DISPENSE WITH THE UNPLEASANTRIESCAROLYN HAXNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
So, to sweeten the deal, Apple finally gave us some fun colors to keep our eyes from wandering.
APPLE WATCH SERIES 6 REVIEW: STILL THE BEST SMARTWATCH, BUT TRACKING IS LACKINGCOREY GASKINSEPTEMBER 25, 2020ARS TECHNICA
She smiled kindly on me, much as a goddess designs to sweeten the life of a mortal with a glance.
A VIRGINIA SCOUTHUGH PENDEXTER
You said yourself I wanted violets to sweeten me and hammers to soften me—you think I'm so bitter and so hard.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
The figure is that the law in itself is often like a sharp and bitter flavor, but that a good judge will sweeten this.
THE FATAL DOWRYPHILIP MASSINGER
There was sugar enough in the bowl to sweeten all their tea the next day, and so far all went well.
ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
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