Right now your company likes to sweeten the pot by paying you in tax-deductible fringe benefits, including corporate junkets.
sweeten the cocoa with the sugar, adding more or less according to your taste.
That educated lingo is used to sweeten biscuits so moldy no one should be expected to swallow them.
He likes to sweeten the negotiations with a little food, drink, and social lubrication, no matter the circumstances.
But critics also pointed out that Nelson secured help paying Medicaid bills for his home state of Nebraska to sweeten the pot.
There's a lot like Gubbins, an' one has to try an' sweeten 'em a bit once a week or so.
Does it hold back the lash from the slave, or sweeten his bitter bread?
sweeten a pint of cream with powdered white sugar—set it on a few coals.
Beat eight yolks and four whites of eggs, strain them into a pint of cream, sweeten with sugar, and add a grated nutmeg.
Break five eggs in a basin, sweeten them with castor sugar, pour in a sherry glassful of rum.
Great; excellent: sweet deal