dulcify

verb
dul·​ci·​fy | \ ˈdəl-sə-ˌfī How to pronounce dulcify (audio) \
dulcified; dulcifying

Definition of dulcify

transitive verb

1 : to make sweet
2 : to make agreeable : mollify

First Known Use of dulcify

1599, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for dulcify

Late Latin dulcificare, from Latin dulcis

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“Dulcify.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dulcify. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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