Definition of 'sweetheart'

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Synonyms of "sweetheart"
Synonyms of "sweetheart"
French Definition of "sweetheart"
French Definition of "sweetheart"
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Spanish Definition of "sweetheart"
Spanish Definition of "sweetheart"
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Example sentences containing 'sweetheart'

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We need to see the agreements made because we all think they are sweetheart deals. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The pair met as teenage sweethearts before embarking on an around the world trip in their twenties. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Secret sweetheart deals were finally a thing of the past. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Dublin stands accused of cutting a sweetheart deal. Times, Sunday Times (2014)If people thought her relationship with her teenage sweetheart was doomed to failure they were about to be proved wrong. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They want her to be the new nation 's sweetheart. The Sun (2011)Two childhood sweethearts have split up after 115 years. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He is not a nation 's sweetheart. Times, Sunday Times (2015)After all, they were teenage sweethearts. The Sun (2015)But none of it takes away from her status as the nation 's sweetheart. The Sun (2014)We can be pretty sure that no other British company will consider a sweetheart deal with outside investors any time soon. Times, Sunday Times (2009)My wife and I were school sweethearts. The Sun (2013)Stay with your high-school sweetheart. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Married her high-school sweetheart and hit the road for Nashville to become a country superstar. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But seeing her childhood sweetheart again stirs up old feelings, leaving the bride-to-be in a quandary. The Sun (2010)She has raised well over 1 million and has become the nation 's sweetheart. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I've been married for six years to my childhood sweetheart and it feels like he's part of me. The Sun (2015)A lovesick man hires a detective to track down his high-school sweetheart - but discovers he has many rivals for her affections. The Sun (2015)His Australian hosts piled on more pressure yesterday, saying that sweetheart deals that allowed corporations to dodge tax in countries where they made profits amounted to theft. Times, Sunday Times (2014)

Synonyms of 'sweetheart'

love, boyfriend or girlfriend, beloved, lover

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Translations for 'sweetheart'

British English: sweetheart NOUN
You call someone sweetheart if you are very fond of them.
Happy birthday, sweetheart.
  • American English: sweetheart
  • Brazilian Portuguese: querido
  • Chinese: 亲爱的
  • European Spanish: cariño
  • French: chéri
  • German: Liebling
  • Italian: tesoro
  • Japanese: 夫婦・恋人・子供など親しい人に対する呼びかけに用いられる
  • Korean: 좋아하는 사람을 부를 때 쓰는 애칭
  • European Portuguese: querido
  • Spanish: cariño


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