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Meaning of “sugar and spice” in the English Dictionary

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sugar and spice

If you ​describe someone, ​especially a woman or a ​girl, as being sugar and ​spice, you ​mean that that ​person is ​behaving in a ​kind and ​friendly way: She could be all sugar and ​spice when she ​wanted to be.
(Definition of sugar and spice from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sugar and spice”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指女子)友好和善的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指女子)友好和善的…
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