/ˈswitɪʃ/ (say 'sweetish)

somewhat sweet.
{sweet + -ish1}
sweetishly, adverb
sweetishness, noun

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Sweetish — Sweet ish, a. Somewhat sweet. {Sweet ish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sweetish — [swēt′ish] adj. rather sweet …   English World dictionary

  • sweetish — sweet|ish [ switıʃ ] adjective a sweetish taste or smell is slightly sweet …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sweetish — [[t]swi͟ːtɪʃ[/t]] ADJ A sweetish smell or taste is fairly sweet …   English dictionary

  • sweetish — UK [ˈswiːtɪʃ] / US [ˈswɪtɪʃ] adjective a sweetish taste or smell is slightly sweet …   English dictionary

  • sweetish — sweet ► ADJECTIVE 1) having the pleasant taste characteristic of sugar or honey; not salt, sour, or bitter. 2) fragrant. 3) (of air, water, etc.) fresh and pure. 4) working, moving, or done smoothly or easily. 5) pleasing; delightful. 6) pleasant …   English terms dictionary

  • sweetish — adjective Date: 1580 1. somewhat sweet 2. unpleasantly sweet • sweetishly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sweetish — sweetishly, adv. sweetishness, n. /swee tish/, adj. somewhat sweet. [1570 80; SWEET + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • sweetish — adjective sort of or somewhat sweet …   Wiktionary

  • sweetish — sweet·ish || swɪːtɪʃ adj. having a somewhat sweet flavor, not salty or sour …   English contemporary dictionary

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