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English definition of “sweet”

sweet

noun     /swiːt/
A2 [C] UK (US candy) a small piece of sweet food, made of sugar: She bought a packet of sweets to suck on the journey.Sweets [C] US any food with a lot of sugar in itSweets [C or U] UK sweet food eaten at the end of a meal: There was only one sweet on the menu - chocolate cake with cream.Meals and parts of meals
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