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dulcet

adjective

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giving pleasure or contentment to the mind or senses
  • although she flashed a dulcet smile, she was secretly seething with resentment

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“Dulcet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dulcet. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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