sweetness

Definitions of sweetness
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n the property of tasting as if it contains sugar

Synonyms:
sweet
Types:
saccharinity
the excessive sweetness of saccharin
sugariness
the sweetness of sugar
Type of:
taste property
a property appreciated via the sense of taste

n a pleasingly sweet olfactory property

Synonyms:
bouquet, fragrance, fragrancy, redolence
Type of:
aroma, odor, odour, olfactory property, scent, smell
any property detected by the olfactory system

n the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth

Synonyms:
sugariness, sweet
Type of:
gustatory perception, gustatory sensation, taste, taste perception, taste sensation
the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus

n the quality of giving pleasure

“he was charmed by the sweetness of her manner”
Synonyms:
pleasantness
Antonyms:
unpleasantness
the quality of giving displeasure
Types:
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agreeableness, amenity
pleasantness resulting from agreeable conditions
enjoyableness
pleasantness resulting from something that can be enjoyed
niceness
the quality of nice
disagreeableness
the quality of being disagreeable and unpleasant
abrasiveness
the quality of being sharply disagreeable
acridity, acridness
the quality of being sharply disagreeable in language or tone
unpalatability, unpalatableness
the property of being unacceptable to the mind
Type of:
quality
an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

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