Synonyms for sweet

Synonyms for (noun) sweet

Synonyms: sweet, sweetness

Definition: the property of tasting as if it contains sugar

Similar words: taste property

Definition: a property appreciated via the sense of taste


Synonyms: sugariness, sweet, sweetness

Definition: the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth

Similar words: taste, taste perception, taste sensation, gustatory perception, gustatory sensation

Definition: the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus

Usage: the candy left him with a bad taste; the melon had a delicious taste


Synonyms: confection, sweet

Definition: a food rich in sugar

Similar words: delicacy, dainty, goody, treat, kickshaw

Definition: something considered choice to eat


Synonyms: sweet, dessert, afters

Definition: a dish served as the last course of a meal

Similar words: course

Definition: part of a meal served at one time

Usage: she prepared a three course meal


Synonyms: Sweet, Henry Sweet

Definition: English phonetician; one of the founders of modern phonetics (1845-1912)

Similar words: phonetician

Definition: a specialist in phonetics

Synonyms for (adjective) sweet

Synonyms: sweet, sweet-scented, sweet-smelling, perfumed, odoriferous, odorous, scented

Definition: having a natural fragrance

Usage: odoriferous spices; the odorous air of the orchard; the perfumed air of June; scented flowers

Similar words: fragrant

Definition: pleasant-smelling


Synonyms: seraphic, cherubic, angelic, angelical, sweet

Definition: having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub

Usage: an angelic smile; a cherubic face; looking so seraphic when he slept; a sweet disposition

Similar words: lovable, loveable

Definition: having characteristics that attract love or affection

Usage: a mischievous but lovable child


Synonyms: sweet, mellifluous, mellisonant, honeyed, dulcet

Definition: pleasing to the ear

Usage: the dulcet tones of the cello

Similar words: musical, melodic, melodious

Definition: containing or constituting or characterized by pleasing melody

Usage: the melodious song of a meadowlark


Synonyms: gratifying, sweet

Definition: pleasing to the mind or feeling

Usage: sweet revenge

Similar words: pleasing

Definition: giving pleasure and satisfaction

Usage: a pleasing piece of news; pleasing in manner and appearance


Synonyms: sweet

Definition: pleasing to the senses

Usage: the sweet song of the lark; the sweet face of a child

Similar words: pleasing

Definition: giving pleasure and satisfaction

Usage: a pleasing piece of news; pleasing in manner and appearance


Synonyms: sugared, sweet, sweet-flavored, sweetened

Definition: with sweetening added

Similar words: sugary

Definition: containing sugar

Usage: he eats too much sugary food


Synonyms: sweet

Definition: having or denoting the characteristic taste of sugar

Similar words: syrupy, treacly, saccharine, cloying

Definition: overly sweet


Similar words: sweetish

Definition: somewhat sweet


Synonyms: unfermented, sweet, fresh

Definition: not soured or preserved

Usage: sweet milk

Similar words: unsoured

Definition: not having turned bad