oversweeten

verb over·sweet·en \ ˌō-vər-ˈswē-tᵊn \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of oversweeten

oversweetened; oversweetening
transitive verb
: to make (something) too sweet
  • The chef oversweetened the sauce.
  • oversweetened coffee

First Known Use of oversweeten

1823


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