hon·​eyed | \ ˈhə-nēd How to pronounce honeyed (audio) \

Definition of honeyed

1a : made with or having honey
b : resembling honey
2 : pleasingly sweet her honeyed voice

Examples of honeyed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The pop feel of the song blended a fast beat with honeyed vocals, combining all kinds of genres and eras stretching back to the Shibuya-kei days. Billboard Japan, Billboard, 6 May 2022 Try linden, chrysanthemum, and elderflower for a naturally honeyed and floral cup. Max Falkowitz, Bon Appétit, 5 May 2022 This dessert Tomo is honeyed and ethereal thanks to beeswax steeped in cream that is then aerated into a delicate foam. Sunset Magazine, 21 Apr. 2022 Then a honeyed syrup is poured over the contents, and the pastry is baked until golden. Lisa Morrow, CNN, 25 Mar. 2022 Chief among them was Chronixx, a twenty-nine-year-old (also from Spanish Town) with a honeyed voice and a knack for the hypnotic offbeat grooves that standard reggae is known for. Carrie Battan, The New Yorker, 21 Mar. 2022 But More Than Robots’ honeyed narrative is troubled by a tension between Jacobs’ interest in her subjects’ individual experiences and the doc’s broader obligations to advertising FIRST. Lovia Gyarkye, The Hollywood Reporter, 17 Mar. 2022 There are starry, honeyed voices; J Dilla-esque rhythms, and themes of love and community renewal. Mosi Reeves, Rolling Stone, 28 Feb. 2022 And Burns’ films share other attributes — they are rigorously researched and expansive, often interspersing historical images with honeyed narration and talking-head interviews with academics and experts. Brent Lang, Variety, 17 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of honeyed

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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11 May 2022

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“Honeyed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/honeyed. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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