- sweet|ness [ˈswi:tnıs] n [U]1.) how sweet something tastes or smells▪ the sweetness of the wild rose2.) how pleasant something is▪ a smile of great sweetness3.) be all sweetness and lighta) to behave in a way that is very pleasant and friendly, especially when you do not normally behave like this▪ She's all sweetness and light when Paul's around.b) to be enjoyable and without problems▪ Life is not all sweetness and light.
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