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Definition 1: the property of tasting as if it contains sugar - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for sweetness in the sense of this definition

(sweetness is a kind of ...) a property appreciated via the sense of taste

(... is a kind of sweetness ) the excessive sweetness of saccharin

(... is a kind of sweetness ) the sweetness of sugar

Definition 2: a pleasingly sweet olfactory property - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for sweetness in the sense of this definition

(sweetness is a kind of ...) any property detected by the olfactory system

Definition 3: the quality of giving pleasure - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where sweetness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he was charmed by the sweetness of her manner
  • the pleasantness of a cool breeze on a hot summer day

Synonyms for sweetness in the sense of this definition

(sweetness is a kind of ...) an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

"the quality of mercy is not strained"

(... is a kind of sweetness ) the quality of giving pleasure to the senses

"the liveliness and pleasingness of dark eyes"

(... is a kind of sweetness ) pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions

"a well trained staff saw to the agreeableness of our accommodations" "he discovered the amenities of reading at an early age"

(... is a kind of sweetness ) pleasantness resulting from something that can be enjoyed

"the enjoyableness of an afternoon at the beach"

(... is a kind of sweetness ) the quality of nice

(... are attributes of sweetness) affording pleasure; being in harmony with your taste or likings

"we had a pleasant evening together" "a pleasant scene" "pleasant sensations"

(... are attributes of sweetness) offensive or disagreeable; causing discomfort or unhappiness

"an unpleasant personality" "unpleasant repercussions" "unpleasant odors"

Definition 4: the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for sweetness in the sense of this definition

(sweetness is a kind of ...) the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus

"the candy left him with a bad taste" "the melon had a delicious taste"

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