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noun as in sweetness of taste

noun as in figurative sweetness

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Example Sentences

There was a feeling of sweetness and a haunting beauty in both his personality and his music.

And you can get really bad hangovers from it because of the sweetness.

Nonetheless, that “inward sweetness” awakened the future preacher to a rather uncommon youthful aptitude for holiness.

The government of Israel is not going to overcome this with a slogan or a quick sweetness-and-light campaign.

Rye is made with at least 51% rye, while bourbon is made with at least 51% corn, which gives it the sweetness.

But she kept the same tone, and its tender archness only gave a greater sweetness to his sense of relief.

Gushing waters thrilled the ears with the sweetness of an old familiar song.

It will not read unless it is tempted by the sugary sweetness of the romantic interest.

The tone may be of a quality which will tell and carry, but not of that soft delicious voice like nature which we call sweetness.

Hers was one of those clear, golden complexions, and there was a certain unspoiled sweetness about her mouth.


On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sweetness, such as: palatableness, sugariness, sweet, and sweet taste.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.