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sugarcoating

verb
present participle of sugarcoat

Synonyms of sugarcoating

to talk about or describe (something) in a way that makes it seem more pleasant or acceptable than it is
  • textbooks that sugarcoat history
  • She has very strong opinions, and she doesn't try to sugarcoat them.

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“Sugarcoating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sugarcoating. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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