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Synonyms for sweeten
ˈswit nsweet·en

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sweeten, dulcify, edulcorate, dulcorateverb

    make sweeter in taste

    dulcorate, edulcorate, dulcify

    sour, acetify, acidify, acidulate

  2. sweetenverb

    make sweeter, more pleasant, or more agreeable

    "sweeten a deal"

    dulcorate, edulcorate, dulcify

    acidulate, sour, acetify, acidify

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sweetenverb

    make sweet

  2. sweetenverb

    soften, make mild, make tender

  3. sweetenverb

    give zest to, give a relish to

  4. sweetenverb

    grow sweet, become sweet

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sweetenverb

    dulcify, edulcorate, purify, disinfect, fumigate, deodorize

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How to use sweeten in a sentence?

  1. Michael Jacobson:

    Brewers are allowed to artificially color, flavor, sweeten and preserve their products, as well as use foam enhancers, if the industry takes pride in its ingredients, it should list them on labels and not simply on the web.

  2. Francis Bacon, Essays (1625):

    Children sweeten labours, but they make misfortunes more bitter.

  3. Francis Quarles:

    Put off thy cares with thy clothes; so shall thy rest strengthen thy labor, and so thy labor sweeten thy rest.

  4. Michael Mao:

    If Beijing wants to adjust the April data to sweeten trade talks, it won't work for obvious reasons, if the official data and shipping data don't match, analysts are smart enough to tell that authorities massaged official data.

  5. Friedrich Nietzsche:

    The certain prospect of death could sweeten every life with a precious and fragrant drop of levity- and now you strange apothecary souls have turned it into an ill-tasting drop of poison that makes the whole of life repulsive.

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