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saccharine

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Definition overly sweet

More commonly, Saccharine refers to an artificial sweetener.
  • I enjoyed the movie, but I thought the end was too saccharine.
saccharine = overly sweet
  • She's a bit bubbly and saccharine for a jaded audience, but my sister loves her.
  • I Already Knew My Options I listened patiently as the saccharine Ms. Sweetwater outlined them again.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Crank
  • saccharine = overly sweet
  • She didn't pull me close for a big bonding hug, or offer up some saccharine words of comfort, both of which would have sent me running for sure.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Along for the Ride
  • saccharine = overly sweet
  • He's a regular peppermint stick now, all sugar-crystal and saccharine when he isn't making veiled references to certain commercial products that every worshipper absolutely needs.
    Ray Bradbury  --  Fahrenheit 451
saccharine = sweet

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