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saccharineadjective

uk   /ˈsæk.ər.iːn/  us   /ˈsæk.ɚ.iːn/ disapproving
too sweet or too polite: I don't trust her, with her saccharine smiles. saccharine love songs
(Definition of saccharine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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saccharineadjective

 us   /ˈsæk·ə·rɪn, -əˌrin/ disapproving
too pleasant or charming, with too much feeling to be believed: Longfellow’s later poems are regarded as saccharine.
(Definition of saccharine from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “saccharine”
in Chinese (Simplified) 甜得发腻的, 过于殷勤的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 甜膩的, 過於殷勤的…
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