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honeyed




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honeyed
     1. adj. Sweetened, with, or as if with, honey.
     2. adj. Sugary, syrupy.
     3. adj. Dulcet or mellifluous.
honey
     1. n. A viscous, sweet fluid produced from plant nectar by bees. Often used to sweeten tea or to spread on baked goods.
     2. n. A variety of this substance.
     3. n. (figuratively) Something sweet or desirable.
     4. n. A term of affection.
           Honey, would you take out the trash?
           Honey, I'm home.
     5. n. (informal) A woman, especially an attractive one.
           Man, there are some fine honeys here tonight!
     6. n. A spectrum of pale yellow to brownish-yellow colour, like that of most types of (the sweet substance) honey.
           (color panel, FDD378)
     7. adj. Involving or resembling honey.
     8. adj. Of a pale yellow to brownish-yellow colour, like most types of honey.
     9. v. To sweeten; to make agreeable.
     10. v. (intransitive) To be gentle, agreeable, or coaxing; to talk fondly; to use endearments.
     11. v. (intransitive) To be or become obsequiously courteous or complimentary; to fawn.


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