sweeten

US [ˈswit(ə)n]
UK [ˈswiːt(ə)n]
  • v.使变甜;加糖于;讨好;拉拢
  • Web加甜;增加;甜头
Simple Present:sweetens  Present Participle:sweetening  Past Tense:sweetened  
sweeten
v.
1.
~ sth
使变甜;加糖于to make food or drinks taste sweeter by adding sugar, etc.
2.
(informal)
~ sb (up)
讨好;拉拢;哄;收买;恭维to try to make sb more willing to help you, agree to sth, etc. by giving them money, praising them, etc.
3.
~ sth
使令人愉快;使更合心意;改善;缓和to make sth more pleasant or acceptable

Sample Sentence

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