Not that all will be sweetness and light—there are plenty of snakes in the grass.
And all was sweetness and mutual support among the women until the Whitman and Brown show, moderated by NBC's Matt Lauer.
Chili and Lime Cornby Terry Golson Jalapenos, chili powder, cumin, and lime do a lot to offset the sweetness.
It had the texture of sugar crystals, but I didn't taste any sweetness.
The Daily Pic: The late Thomas Kinkade gave us the sweetness we crave.
Sugar, because of the sweetness which is apparent in most women—alas!
The depth and range, power and sweetness of her voice are marvellous.
The first fork is disentanglement from the sweetness of the world.
My den, corrected the poet, saturating the air with the sweetness of his smile.
It sounds yet with the old tenderness and grace and sweetness.
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]