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sweet

  
1       adj     ( -er    comp)   ( -est    superl  )
a      (taste)    dolce  
this coffee is too sweet      questo caffè è troppo dolce  
I love sweet things      adoro i dolci  
a sweet wine      un vino dolce  
b      (fresh, pleasant, smell, perfume, sound)    dolce  ,   (breath)    fresco (-a)     (fig)     (success)    piacevole,   (revenge)    dolce
the sweet smell of success      il profumo del successo  
it was sweet to his ear      era musica per le sue orecchie  
c      (charming, person)    carino (-a)  , dolce  ,   (smile, character)    dolce,   (appearance, village, kitten)    grazioso (-a)  , carino (-a)  
that's very sweet of you      è molto carino da parte tua  
what a sweet little dress!      che vestitino grazioso!  
he carried on in his own sweet way      iro   ha continuato (a fare) come gli pareva  
2       adv  
to smell/taste sweet      avere un odore/sapore dolce  
3       n     (Brit, toffee etc)   caramella  ,   (dessert)    dolce    m  
a bag of sweets      un sacchetto di caramelle  
are you going to have a sweet?      prendi il dolce?  


sweet-and-sour      adj   agrodolce  
sweet-and-sour pork      maiale in agrodolce  
sweet chestnut         n  
  (Bot)  
castagno  
sweet corn         n   granturco dolce  
sweet-natured      adj   di indole buona  
sweet nothings         npl  
to whisper sweet nothings in sb's ear      sussurrare paroline dolci a qn  
sweet pea         n   pisello odoroso  
sweet pepper         n   peperone    m     
sweet potato         n   patata americana or dolce  
sweet shop         n     (Brit)   negozio di dolciumi  
sweet-smelling      adj   profumato (-a)     
sweet-tempered      adj  
to be sweet-tempered      avere un carattere    m   dolce  
sweet tooth         n  
to have a sweet tooth      avere un debole per i dolci, essere goloso (-a)   di dolci  
sweet william      n  
  (flower)   
garofano a mazzetti
Translation English - Italian Collins Dictionary  
! very sweet n.
dolcissimo

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"sweet": examples and translations in context
There's nothing intrinsically sweet about honey. Non c'è niente di intrinsecamente dolce nel miele.
Manioc and sweet potato are prohibited. Sono proibite la manioca e la patata dolce.
Juries love sweet, teenage faces. Le giurie amano i volti dolci, adolescenziali.
Some of this sweet, sweet rock. Un po' di queste dolci pilloline.
Canned coffees are simple and sweet. Il caffè in lattina ha un gusto semplice e dolce.
Duckling... With heavy sweet cherry sauce. Anatra con una densa e dolce salsa di ciliegia.
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