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verb [transitive]     sweeten pronunciation in American English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlesweetening
past tensesweetened
past participlesweetened
  1. 1
    to make something taste sweeter by adding sugar or a sweet flavor to it
  2. 2
    to make something such as an offer or a deal seem more attractive in order to persuade someone to accept it

    Hanover sweetened the offer with a promise to pay in cash.

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