Thesaurus

sweet

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of sweet

  1. 1 granted special treatment or attention promised his dying mother that he would always take care of his sweet sister Synonyms of sweet beloved, cherished, dear, fair-haired, favored, favorite, fond, loved, pet, precious, special, darling, white-headedWords Related to sweet admired, adored, appreciated, esteemed, relished, revered; prized, treasured; preferredNear Antonyms of sweet abhorred, abominated, despised, detested, disdained, disfavored, disliked, execrated, hated, loathed, unfavorite; abandoned, forgotten, ignored; alienated, estrangedAntonyms of sweet unbeloved

  2. 2 having a pleasant smell breathed in the sweet air of the azalea garden Synonyms of sweet ambrosial, aromatic, perfumed, redolent, savory (also savoury), scented, fragrantWords Related to sweet flowery, fruity, pungent, spicy; odiferous, odored, odoriferous, odorous; clean, fresh, pureNear Antonyms of sweet odorless, unscented; fusty, musty, stale; gamy (or gamey)Antonyms of sweet fetid, foul, malodorous, noisome, putrid, rancid, rank, reeking, reeky, skunky, smelly, stenchful, stenchy, stinking, stinky, strong

  3. 3 having an easygoing and pleasing manner especially in social situations a very sweet man directed us to the lost and found Synonyms of sweet affable, agreeable, genial, good-natured, good-tempered, gracious, mellow, nice, pleasant, amiable, well-disposedWords Related to sweet amicable, clever [dialect], cordial, friendly, neighborly; benign, gentle, kind; cheerful, cheery, glad [archaic], sunny; companionable, conversable, sociable; civil, considerate, courteous, polite, thoughtful; accommodating, amenable, obliging; attractive, delightful, enjoyable, likable (or likeable)Near Antonyms of sweet boorish, discourteous, ill-mannered, impolite, inconsiderate, rude, surly, uncivil, unkind, unmannerly, unsociable; bearish, bilious, cantankerous, choleric, churlish, crabby, cranky, dyspeptic, fussy, grouchy, grumpy, ill-humored, irascible, irritable, peevish, petulant, quick-tempered, snappish, testy, touchy; argumentative, contentious, contrary, ornery, querulous; unappealing, unattractive; sour, vinegaryAntonyms of sweet disagreeable, ill-natured, ill-tempered, unamiable, ungenial, ungracious, unpleasant

  4. 4 having qualities that tend to make one loved a sweet little kitten Synonyms of sweet adorable, darling, dear, disarming, endearing, lovesome, precious, lovable, winning, winsomeWords Related to sweet embraceable, kissable; beloved, cherished, favored, favorite, loved, treasured; attractive, beautiful, desirable, lovely; alluring, appealing, captivating, charming, enchanting, engaging, entrancing, fascinating, fetching; admirable, likable (or likeable), reputable, respectable; affable, agreeable, cheerful, cordial, friendly, genial, good-natured, good-tempered, gracious, kind, nice, pleasant; delightful, pleasing, well-disposedNear Antonyms of sweet unloved; contemptible, disagreeable, disgusting, distasteful, heinous, horrible, lousy, nasty, offensive, unlikable, unpleasant, wretched; frightful, grotesque, hideous, ill-favored, monstrous, ogreish, repellent (also repellant), repugnant, repulsive; ugly, unattractive, unsightly, vile; appalling, awful, dreadful, foul, horrendous, horrid, nauseating, noisome, obnoxious, obscene, revolting, scandalous, shocking, sickeningAntonyms of sweet abhorrent, abominable, detestable, hateful, loathsome, odious, unlovable

  5. 5 giving pleasure or contentment to the mind or senses the glowing reviews of his novel were the sweetest things the writer had ever read Synonyms of sweet agreeable, blessed (also blest), congenial, darling, delectable, delicious, delightful, delightsome, dreamy, dulcet, enjoyable, felicitous, good, grateful, gratifying, heavenly, jolly, luscious, nice, palatable, pleasing, pleasurable, pretty, satisfying, savory (also savoury), pleasant, tasty, welcomeWords Related to sweet alluring, attractive, desirable, enviable, inviting, relishable, tempting; charming, enchanting, fascinating; calming, comforting, soothing; amusing, diverting, entertaining, recreative; affable, amiable, cheerful, cheery, comfortable, gemütlich, genial, goodly, good-natured, gracious, hospitable, kindly, personable; blissful, felicific, glad, happy, joyous; elating, exhilarating, intoxicating; ecstatic, euphoric, nirvanic, rapturousNear Antonyms of sweet abominable, ghastly, god-awful, hellish, horrid, miserable, wretched; bilious, disgusting, distasteful, obnoxious, offensive, repellent (also repellant), repugnant, repulsive, revulsive, unsavory, vile, yucky (also yukky); abhorrent, detestable, hateful, odious; boring, commonplace, dull, flat, insipid, irksome, stale, tedious; displeasing, dissatisfying; depressing, disheartening, dismal, dreary, gloomy, heartbreaking, heartrending, joyless, lachrymose, sad, unhappy; deplorable, doleful, dolorous, lamentable, lugubrious, mournful, regrettable, sorrowful, tragic (also tragical); aggravating, annoying, exasperating, irritating, peeving, perturbing, vexing; forbidding; hostile, intimidating; angering, enraging, incensing, inflaming (also enflaming), infuriating, maddening, outraging, rankling, riling; distressing, disturbing, upsettingAntonyms of sweet disagreeable, pleasureless, unpalatable, unpleasant, unwelcome


sweet

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sweet

  1. 1 a food having a high sugar content remember to brush your teeth after eating sweets Synonyms of sweet confection, sweetmeat Words Related to sweet confectionary, confectionery, sweeties [British]; afters [British], candy, dessert, entremets, pastry

  2. 2 a person with whom one is in love my darling, my sweet, won't you be mine? Synonyms of sweet beloved, darling, dear, flame, hon, honey, love, squeeze [slang], sweetheart, sweetie, sweetie pie, trueloveWords Related to sweet beau, boy, boyfriend, fellow, man, swain; gal, girl, girlfriend, inamorata, ladylove, lass, mistress, tootsie; amour, lover, paramour; doll, duck(s) [chiefly British], pet; date, escort, steady; admirer, gallant, suitor, wooer; groom, husband; bride, wife; significant other; fiancé, intended; crush, heartthrob



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