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sweet pea

a climbing plant, Lathyrus odoratus, of the legume family, having sweet-scented flowers.
Origin of sweet pea
1725-35 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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sweet pea

a climbing leguminous plant, Lathyrus odoratus, of S Europe, widely cultivated for its butterfly-shaped fragrant flowers of delicate pastel colours
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sweet on someone

adjective phrase

Enamored of someone; in love with someone: He was never really sweet on Miss Carlisle/ very sweet on a handsome young man (1740+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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