French translation of 'sweeten'
1. [tea, coffee, sauce, dish] sucrer
2. (also: sweeten up) (= make more amenable) [person] amadouer
3. (= make more attractive) [offer, deal] rendre plus attrayant(e)
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Example Sentences Including 'sweeten'
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Don't bet against a sweetened offer at the 11th hour.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
I wouldn't be surprised if the Germans end up offering a premium and some cash to sweeten the deal.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
In addition, Liberty does not have a huge amount of cash at its disposal to sweeten any deal.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
To sweeten the deal, the investor would also get 50% of the voting rights.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Without a sweetened offer or going to arbitration, industrial action could begin within a fortnight.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Also add a little honey to sweeten, if you like.The Sun (2013)
Check the seasoning and sweeten with honey, to taste.The Sun (2015)
Limit naturally sweetened drinks to no more than two per day.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Plus, experiments on animals suggest that eating artificially sweetened foods promote weight gain in the long term.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Should the offer be sweetened, they make more.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Sometimes a supplier can't budge on the price tag itself but can throw in additional items or services to sweeten the deal for you.The Sun (2010)
These delicious fried pastry parcels are sweetened with honey and filled with pecorino cheese.The Sun (2014)
Drink a cup an hour before bed, with a teaspoon of honey to sweeten it if you want.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It makes an ideal end to a meal, especially with a spoonful of yoghurt sweetened with honey.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It will keep for up to a week in the fridge and can be used to sweeten any drink.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Avoid sugar, instead use fresh and dried fruit to sweeten food.The Family Nutrition Workbook (1988)
Add runny honey to sweeten if desired.The Hayfever Handbook - a summer survival guide (1988)
A recent study said two sweetened drinks a day can damage the heart.The Sun (2015)
JUST two sweetened drinks a day can dramatically raise heart risk, studies show.The Sun (2015)
Strain, sweeten with honey and enjoy the drink.The Sun (2013)
Traders thought a sweetened takeover offer might be in the offing, although probably not today.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He dried them and added some wild field honey to sweeten them enough to get them down.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: sweeten VERB
If you sweeten food or drink, you add sugar, honey, or another sweet substance to it.
He liberally sweetened his coffee.
Translation of sweeten from the Collins English to French Dictionary