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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: sweetening(0.00974 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to sweetening.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: something added to foods to make them taste sweeter [syn: sweetener]
2: an improvement that makes something more agreeable [syn: enhancement]
3: the act of adding a sweetener to food
English → English (gcide)
Sweetening \Sweet"en*ing\, n.
1. The act of making sweet.
2. That which sweetens.
Sweeten \Sweet"en\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sweetened; p. pr. &
vb. n. Sweetening.] [See Sweet, a.]
1. To make sweet to the taste; as, to sweeten tea.
2. To make pleasing or grateful to the mind or feelings; as,
to sweeten life; to sweeten friendship.
3. To make mild or kind; to soften; as, to sweeten the
4. To make less painful or laborious; to relieve; as, to
sweeten the cares of life. --Dryden.
And sweeten every secret tear. --Keble.
5. To soften to the eye; to make delicate.
Correggio has made his memory immortal by the
strength he has given to his figures, and by
sweetening his lights and shadows, and melting them
into each other. --Dryden.
6. To make pure and salubrious by destroying noxious matter;
as, to sweeten rooms or apartments that have been
infected; to sweeten the air.
7. To make warm and fertile; -- opposed to sour; as, to dry
and sweeten soils.
8. To restore to purity; to free from taint; as, to sweeten
water, butter, or meat.