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sweeties plural, British
: sweet sense 1a
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beloved, darling, dear, flame, honey, love, squeeze [slang], sweet, sweetheart, truelove
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1705, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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: a person you love very much
—used to address someone you love
: a kind or helpful person : someone who is very nice
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occurring twice a year or every two years
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