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honeyed adj
1 with honey added [syn: honied, syrupy]
2 pleasing to the ear; "the dulcet tones of the cello" [syn: dulcet, mellifluous, mellisonant, sweet]

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  1. sweet, with, or as if with, honey
  2. sugary, syrupy
  3. dulcet or mellifluous

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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