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English definition of “be (all) sweetness and light”

be (all) sweetness and light

to be very peaceful and friendly: They'd had a big argument yesterday, but by this morning it was all sweetness and light again.Friendly
(Definition of be (all) sweetness and light from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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