Sweet

  • (noun): A dish served as the last course of a meal.
    Synonyms: dessert, afters
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on sweet:

Portuguese Sweet Bread
... Portuguese sweet bread (Massa Sovada or simply Massa, Pão Doce and the Easter version with eggs is better known as Folar) is a sweet roll made with milk, sugar and/or honey to ... Portuguese sweet bread is common in both Hawaiian cuisine and New England cuisine as it was brought to those regions by their large Portuguese immigrant populations ...
Murder, My Sweet - Critical Reception
... Murder, My Sweet is considered one of the best Chandler adaptations ... recent review of the film, wrote, "Murder, My Sweet remains the purest version of Chandler on film, even if it all seems far too familiar now." It is also considered one of the ... Murder, My Sweet is what they all aspire to be." When the film was released in its day, Bosley Crowther, the film critic for The New York Times, appreciated the adaptation of Chandler's novel and lauded the acting ...
Philippine Cuisine - Breads and Pastries
... Also commonly sold in Filipino bakeries is pan de coco, a sweet roll filled with shredded coconut mixed with molasses ... Kababayan is a small, sweet gong-shaped muffin that has a moist consistency ... Not overly sweet, they are rich, crisp, chewy, and buttery all at the same time ...
Pip Williams - Career
... in the early 1970s under the patronage of Sweet producer Phil Wainman, he became one of the most in-demand session guitarists of the era, playing on early hit records for Sweet including "Funny ... He also produced and co-wrote a number of tracks on Sweet's 1980 album, Waters Edge, and worked with their singer, Brian Connolly, on a number of his solo efforts ...
Elizabeth Wakefield - The Sweet Life
... Three years after the events of Sweet Valley Confidential, Elizabeth is back in Sweet Valley and she is in a serious relationship with Bruce Patman ...

More definitions of "Sweet":

  • (adj): Pleasing to the senses.
    Example: "The sweet song of the lark"; "the sweet face of a child"
  • (adj): Pleasing to the mind or feeling.
    Example: "Sweet revenge"
    Synonyms: gratifying
  • (adj): Not soured or preserved.
    Example: "Sweet milk"
    Synonyms: fresh, unfermented
  • (adj): Having a pleasant taste (as of sugar).
  • (noun): The taste experience when sugar dissolves in the mouth.
    Synonyms: sweetness, sugariness
  • (adj): One of the four basic taste sensations; very pleasant; like the taste of sugar or honey.
  • (adj): Not having a salty taste.
    Example: "Sweet water"
    Synonyms: unsalty
  • (adv): In an affectionate or loving manner ('sweet' is sometimes a poetic or informal variant of 'sweetly').
    Example: "How sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank"- Shakespeare; "talking sweet to each other"
    Synonyms: sweetly
  • (adj): (used of wines) having a sweet taste.
  • (noun): The property of containing sugar.
    Synonyms: sweetness
  • (noun): English phonetician; one of the founders of modern phonetics (1845-1912).
    Synonyms: Henry Sweet

Famous quotes containing the word sweet:

    [Gen. William S.] “Rosecrans [at Chicamauga] has been badly beaten!”... How these blows strike my heart!... I suffer from these blows more than I did from the loss of my sweet little boy. But I suffer less now than I did from Bull Run, or even Fredericksburg.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)

    O sweet woods, the delight of solitariness!
    Sir Philip Sidney (1554–1586)

    When holy and devout religious men
    Are at their beads, ‘tis much to draw them thence,
    So sweet is zealous contemplation.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)