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Synonyms for sweetness

the taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth

the property of tasting as if it contains sugar

a pleasingly sweet olfactory property

the quality of giving pleasure

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The qualities which especially distinguish the Elizabethan lyrics are fluency, sweetness, melody, and an enthusiastic joy in life, all spontaneous, direct, and exquisite.
Our heroine obeyed with great sweetness, and without having been able to take leave of her lover she set off to go to Locrinos as to certain death.
Elizabeth, having rather expected to affront him, was amazed at his gallantry; but there was a mixture of sweetness and archness in her manner which made it difficult for her to affront anybody; and Darcy had never been so bewitched by any woman as he was by her.
But Isabel, though she spoke with perfect sweetness and temper, declined to go on.
Nobody appealed to Isabel's sweetness of temper in vain.
I never saw a more interesting creature: his eyes have generally an expression of wildness, and even madness, but there are moments when, if anyone performs an act of kindness towards him or does him the most trifling service, his whole countenance is lighted up, as it were, with a beam of benevolence and sweetness that I never saw equalled.
There is some biscuity sweetness in the aroma, matched with a hint of bitter oranges in the background.
To raise a glass at Chinese New Year we'd suggest whites with a touch of sweetness or grassy aromatics, and fruity reds with soft tannins.
Im no specialist in national psychology, but this fear of sweetness might stem from our collective awareness of our American sweet tooth and a quaint notion that wine is European and therefore sophisticated and bitter.
The process has been designed to specifically work well in enhancing the flavor, sweetness and taste profile of food and beverage recipes, while reducing the added sugar content.
The Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, said:AaAaAeAa œWhoever possess the following three qualities will taste the sweetness of Eemaan (faith): One to whom Allah and His Messenger become dearer than anything else; whoever loves his brother (or sister) solely for Allah's sake; and whoever hates to revert to disbelief just as he loathes to be thrown into the Fire.
One of the main drivers that influence the consumer acceptance of apples is the extent of their sweetness.
Because we are made of earth, don't you And I share a loss, sweet Assassin, aren't you & I haunted, Sweetness, Sweetness, Sweetness?
All five flavors contain whole grain oats, apple juice, and flax seeds, providing a dense texture with an undertone of slight sweetness.
EverSweet is brewed to produce large quantities of the most sought-after sweetness ingredients found in the stevia leaf, Reb M and Reb D.