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English verb: sweeten

1. sweeten (perception) make sweeter in taste

Synonymsdulcify, dulcorate, edulcorate

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)change taste

Narrower (hyponym)candy, glaze, honey, mull, saccharify, sugar, sugarcoat

Antonymsacetify, acidify, acidulate, sour

2. sweeten (change) make sweeter, more pleasant, or more agreeable

SamplesSweeten a deal.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)alter, change, modify

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