sweeten

Part of speech: verb

To inake or become sweet or sweeter.

Part of speech: verb

To make or become more endurable; lighten.

Part of speech: verb

To make or become wholesome.

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Usage examples "sweeten":

  1. They vanish when I try to set them down, but they sweeten the leave of the day." - "The God of Love", Justin Huntly McCarthy.
  2. Those for whom death ends all utterly and for ever will of necessity, at least as soon as the training of years and of generations has rendered their thought consistent, dread death with intensest fear, and love to brighten and sweeten life with every possible enjoyment. - "Across the Zodiac", Percy Greg.
  3. Remove the interior, or soft crumb, and, at the moment of serving, fill it with the strawberries, which should be picked, and broken up with sufficient sugar to sweeten them nicely. - "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.