unsweet

adjective un·sweet \"+\

Definition of unsweet

  1. :  not sweet: such as a :  not pleasant or agreeable :  distasteful he sometimes finds life unsweet b (1) :  not sweet or pleasing to the taste unsweet fruit (2) :  dry 16a, 16b c :  not pleasant to hear has a fine voice … not unsweet in its lower ranges — Theatre Arts d :  having an unpleasant smell :  foul the unsweet sewers of the city

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Origin and Etymology of unsweet

Middle English unswete, from Old English unswēte, from 1un- + swēte sweet


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