sweetness

Definitions of sweetness
  1. noun
    the property of tasting as if it contains sugar
    synonyms: sweet
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    types:
    saccharinity
    the excessive sweetness of saccharin
    sugariness
    the sweetness of sugar
    type of:
    taste property
    a property appreciated via the sense of taste
  2. noun
    a pleasingly sweet olfactory property
    synonyms: bouquet, fragrance, fragrancy, redolence
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    type of:
    aroma, odor, odour, olfactory property, scent, smell
    any property detected by the olfactory system
  3. noun
    the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth
    synonyms: sugariness, sweet
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    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
  4. noun
    the quality of giving pleasure
    “he was charmed by the sweetness of her manner”
    synonyms: pleasantness
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    Antonyms:
    unpleasantness
    the quality of giving displeasure
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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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