sweet nothings

plural noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of sweet nothings

: loving and romantic words
  • He whispered sweet nothings in her ear.

Word by Word Definitions

sweet play
  1. : pleasing to the taste

  2. : being or inducing the one of the four basic taste sensations that is typically induced by disaccharides and is mediated especially by receptors in taste buds at the front of the tongue — compare bitter, salt, sour

  3. : containing a sweetening ingredient : not dry

  1. : in a sweet manner

  1. : something that is sweet to the taste: such as

  2. : a food (such as a candy or preserve) having a high sugar content

  3. : dessert

nothing play nothings
  1. : not any thing : no thing

  2. : no part

  3. : one of no interest, value, or consequence

  1. : not at all : in no degree

  1. : something that does not exist

  2. : the absence of all magnitude or quantity

  3. : nothingness, nonexistence

  1. : of no account : worthless


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