adjective, Scot. and North England.
(Scot) a variant spelling of sweir1 , sweir2
adjective, sweeter, sweetest. 1. having the taste or flavor characteristic of sugar, honey, etc. 2. producing the one of the four basic taste sensations that is not bitter, sour, or salt. 3. not rancid or stale; fresh: This milk is still sweet. 4. not salt or salted: sweet butter. 5. pleasing to the ear; making […]
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noun 1. See under almond (def 1). noun 1. the nutlike kernel of the fruit of either of two trees, Prunus dulcis (sweet almond) or P. dulcis amara (bitter almond) which grow in warm temperate regions. 2. the tree itself. 3. a delicate, pale tan. 4. anything shaped like an almond, especially an ornament. adjective […]
noun 1. a garden plant, Lobularia maritima, of the mustard family, having narrow leaves and small, white or violet flowers. sweet alyssum noun 1. a Mediterranean plant, Lobularia maritima, having clusters of small fragrant white or violet flowers, that is widely grown in gardens: family Brassicaceae (crucifers) See also alyssum