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I'd like something sweet, like a piece of cake.
This tea is too sweet.
She doesn't really like sweet things.
The room is filled with the sweet fragrance of flowers.
The entire audience was entranced by her clear sweet voice.
a sweet little kitten
The victory was sweet revenge for the team's defeat last season.
We have yet to experience the sweet smell of success.
Caroline was the sweetest little girl I have ever taken care of.
It was so sweet of you to do this.
He certainly took his own sweet time getting here.
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English version of definition of sweet
a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
the distance from the centre of a circle to its edge, or a straight line from the centre to the edge
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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American definition of sweet from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.