sweetness and light

noun

Definition of sweetness and light

  1. 1 :  a harmonious combination of beauty and enlightenment viewed as a hallmark of culture

  2. 2a :  amiable reasonableness of disposition they were all sweetness and lightb :  an untroubled or harmonious state or condition but all was not sweetness and light

First Known Use of sweetness and light

1869

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