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honey-sweet

[ huhn-ee-sweet ]
/ ˈhʌn iˈswit /
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adjective
sweet as honey.
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Origin of honey-sweet

before 1000; Middle English hony sweete,Old English hunig swēte
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British Dictionary definitions for honey-sweet

honey-sweet

adjective
sweet or endearing
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