sweetness
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sweetness
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sweet taste)
a. el dulzor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You won't need too much sugar because of the natural sweetness of the bananas.No hará falta ponerle mucha azúcar por el dulzor natural de los plátanos.
b. la dulzura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We use a points system to indicate the sweetness or dryness of wine.Utilizamos un sistema de puntos para indicar la dulzura o lo seco de vino.
2. (goodness)
a. la dulzura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Everyone knew her for her sweetness of nature and her kind disposition.Era conocida por todos por su dulzura y su carácter amable.
3. (pleasant smell)
a. la fragancia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The air was full of the musky sweetness from the censer.El aire olía a la fragancia a almizcle que provenía del incensario.
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sweetness
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el dulzura f, dulzor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to be all sweetness and lightestar de lo más amable
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sweetness [ˈswiːtnɪs]
noun
1 [of food] sabor (m) dulce; dulzor (m)
the sweetness of honey Do we all naturally love sweetness? Are we born with a sweet tooth?
2 [of smell] fragancia (f); buen olor (m)
You can sit in a cool breeze smelling the sweetness of the air
[of sound] suavidad (f); [of person, character] dulzura (f); [of appearance] encanto (m); (kindness) simpatía (f)
now all is sweetness and light reina ahora la más perfecta armonía
he was all sweetness and light yesterday ayer estuvo la mar de amable
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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