The whole place cracks up, and Mitchum sweetly kisses her on the forehead.
In fact, the move inspired a sweetly sophisticated Spring 2009 collection, an ode to the city.
I was sweetly impressed with the numerous California big-time donors here.
One of the most sweetly melancholy movies about love ever made.
We had been planning on our own private Valentines Day dinner, but Christopher sweetly asked if we were busy that evening.
"You must have been a mere girl in those days," she said sweetly.
Oh, how sweetly were those fair evenings spent,—the evenings of happy June!
The wines which he had never tasted were sweetly stimulating and had been made on the estate.
"Perhaps you don't understand," admitted Mrs. Hallam sweetly.
In this sweetly familiar way shall we set out together for London.
We're going out to dinner? Sweet!
Old English swete "pleasing to the senses, mind or feelings," from Proto-Germanic *swotijaz (cf. Old Saxon swoti, Swedish söt, Danish sød, Middle Dutch soete, Dutch zoet, Old High German swuozi, German süß), from PIE root *swad- "sweet, pleasant" (Sanskrit svadus "sweet;" Greek hedys "sweet, pleasant, agreeable," hedone "pleasure;" Latin suavis "sweet," suadere "to advise," properly "to make something pleasant to").
To be sweet on someone is first recorded 1690s. Sweet-talk (v.) dates from 1935; earliest uses seem to refer to conversation between black and white in segregated U.S. Sweet sixteen first recorded 1767. Sweet dreams as a parting to one going to sleep is attested from 1898, short for sweet dreams to you, etc. Sweet and sour in cooking is from 1723 and not originally of oriental food.
: a bunch of mealy-mouthed wimps who'd break bread with Adolf fucking Hitler if it meant some kind of rating during sweeps week
Audience ratings and their announcement: She plans to stay through the May ratings ''sweeps'' (1980s+ Television)
[perhaps fr sweepstakes]