Definitions and translations for "sweet"

Definition of sweet

Pronunciation
Adjective
1. Having a pleasant taste, especially one relating to the basic taste sensation induced by sugar.
A sweet apple
2. Having a taste of sugar.
3. Containing a sweetening ingredient.
4. Retaining a portion of sugar.
Sweet wines are better dessert wines.
5. Not having a salty taste.
Sweet butter
6. Having a pleasant smell.
A sweet scent
7. Not decaying, fermented, rancid, sour, spoiled, or stale.
Sweet milk
8. Having a pleasant sound.
A sweet tune
9. Having a pleasing disposition.
A sweet child
10. Having a helpful disposition.
It was sweet of him to help out.
11. Free from excessive unwanted substances like acid or sulphur.
Sweet soil
Sweet crude oil
12. Very pleasing; agreeable.
The new Lexus was a sweet birthday gift.
13. Followed by on Romantically fixated, enamored (followed by with), fond (followed by of).
The attraction was mutual and instant; they were sweet on one another from first sight.
14. Fresh; not salt or brackish.
Sweet water
15. Pleasing to the eye; beautiful; mild and attractive; fair.
A sweet face; a sweet colour or complexion
Adverb
16. In a sweet manner.
Noun
17. The basic taste sensation induced by sugar.
18. A confection made from sugar, or high in sugar content; a candy.
19. A food eaten for dessert.
Can we see the sweet menu, please?
20. Sweetheart; darling.
21. That which is sweet or pleasant in odour; a perfume.
22. That which is pleasing or welcome to the mind.
The sweets of domestic life
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English - English - sweet

Pronunciation
n. dessert; beloved person; candy, confection (British)
adj. having a sugary flavor; containing sugar; unsalted; fresh, not spoiled; pleasing to the senses; gentle and loving; great, terrific (Slang)
adv. sweetly, pleasantly, lovingly, kindly

English - Spanish - sweet

Pronunciation
s. dulce, caramelo, confite, confitura, golosina
adj. dulce, almibarado, dulzón, duz, melifluo, meloso; simpático, atractivo
adv. con dulzura

English - French - sweet

Pronunciation
n. dessert; entremets; confiserie; friandise, sucrerie
adj. doux, sucré; parfumé; odorant; agréable, plaisant, charmant; gentil
adv. doucement, gentillement, en douceur; agréablement

English - German - sweet

Pronunciation
n. Bonbon; Süßigkeit; Kompott
adj. süß; angenehm; reizend
adv. süß; lieblich; hold

English - Indonesian - sweet

Pronunciation
n. gula-gula, penganan, wangian
a. manis, legit, segar, wangi, merdu, enak, baik hati, cantik, jelita, juita

English - Italian - sweet

Pronunciation
s. dolce; caramella, bonbon; dessert; dolcezza, caro, tesoro
agg. dolce; sdolcinato, sentimentale, svenevole; piacevole, gradevole; melodioso, soave; delicato; grazioso, bello; profumato, fragrante, odoroso; attraente, leggiadro; mite; non andato a male, fresco
avv. dolce

English - Polish - sweet

Pronunciation
n. cukierek, legumina
a. słodki, przyjemny, rozkoszny, łagodny, błogi, melodyjny
adv. słodko

English - Portuguese - sweet

Pronunciation
s. bala, doce; compota
adj. doce; açucarado; melodioso; meigo; carinhoso; maravilhoso
adv. com doçura

English - Romanian - sweet

Pronunciation
n. bomboană, vin: vinuri dulci, parfum, suavitate
a. dulce, zaharat, suav, plăcut, duios, drăgălaş, drăguţ, drăgăstos, atrăgător, blajin, blând, dezmierdător, armonios, gingaş, prietenos {fig.}, lin, melodios, proaspăt, îndrăgosti {fam.}

English - Russian - sweet

Pronunciation
с. леденец, конфета, любимая, любимый, сладость, сладкое, милая, сладкий вкус, дорогой, милый, дорогая, наслаждения, ароматы
прил. сладкий; неиспорченный; пресный; душистый; мелодичный, благозвучный; приятный; нежный, ласковый; любимый, влюбленный; милый
нареч. сладко

English - Turkish - sweet

Pronunciation
ünl. şekerim, tatlım
i. tatlı, şeker, tatlı şey, tatlılık, tat, zevk, güzel koku
s. tatlı, şekerli, sevimli, şirin, cici, hoş, güzel, yumuşak başlı, nazik, mis gibi, lezzetli, ahenkli, melodik, verimli, asitsiz (mineral), kükürtsüz (benzin vb.), kolay, rahat

English - Ukrainian - sweet

Pronunciation
n. цукерка, солодке, солодкість, коханий, кохана, заїдка, ласощі, леденець
a. солодкий, свіжий, запашний, мелодійний, милий

English - Dutch - sweet

Pronunciation
zn. snoepje; toetje
bn. aardig; zoet; aangenaam; prettig
bw. zoetelijk

English - Greek - sweet

Pronunciation
ουσ. γλύκισμα
επίθ. γλυκύς, γλυκός

English - Arabic - sweet

Pronunciation
‏حلوى، الحبيب، الحبيبة، حلاوة‏
‏فاتن، جذاب، حلو، لطيف، جميل، عذب، نقي، بارع، لذيذ‏
‏بصوت عذب، بلطف‏

English - Chinese - sweet

Pronunciation
(名) 甜蜜, 情人, 糖果
(形) 甜的; 漂亮的; 悦耳的; 芳香的

English - Chinese - sweet

Pronunciation
(名) 甜蜜, 情人, 糖果
(形) 甜的; 漂亮的; 悅耳的; 芳香的

English - Hindi - sweet

Pronunciation
n. मिष्ठान्न, भोजनोपरांत मिष्ठान्न का दौर
a. मीठा, रुचिकर, सुहावना, आकर्षक, ताज़ा, सुगंधित, मधुर, प्यारा

English - Japanese - sweet

Pronunciation
(副) 甘く
(形) 砂糖の味のする; 砂糖で出来た; 甘い, 甘ったるい; 心地よい; 楽しい; 美しい
(名) 甘いお菓子; 甘い物, 甘味; デザート; 親愛なる人

English - Korean - sweet

Pronunciation
명. 사탕; 후식; 애인
형. 향기로운; 달콤한, 맛이 단; 짜지 않은; 신선한; 친절하고 상냥한
부. 달콤하게, 유쾌하게, 친절하게

English - Vietnamese - sweet

Pronunciation
a. ngọt, thơm, dịu dàng
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