What does the word sweetish mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Somewhat sweet.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Sweetishness.

Usage examples for sweetish

  1. To- day, October 21st, I found the air in the bushy fields and lanes under the woods loaded with the perfume of the witch- hazel,- a sweetish, sickening odor. – A Year in the Fields by John Burroughs
  2. John let them rest- they were sweetish- and swallowed. – The Freelands by John Galsworthy
  3. A bit sweetish, eh, what? – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor