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English definition of “sweeten”

sweeten

verb [T] (MORE PLEASANT)    /ˈswiː.tən/
to make something more attractive: The management sweetened the deal by offering an extra two percent to staff on the lowest end of the pay scale.Making things betterBecoming better to make a person or a mood happier or friendlier: I think you should try to sweeten him up before you ask him for the loan.Causing pleasure
(Definition of sweeten verb (MORE PLEASANT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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