Definition of Honeylike in English :

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Honeylike meaning in English

Meaning of Honeylike in English

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Honeylike pronunciation in English

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Honeylike

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Adjective

1. honeylike

resembling honey

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Honeylike

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noun
1. 
a sweet viscid substance made by bees from nectar and stored in their nests or hives as food. It is spread on bread or used as a sweetening agent
2. 
any similar sweet substance, esp the nectar of flowers
3. 
anything that is sweet or delightful
4. (often capital) mainly US and Canadian
a term of endearment
5. informal, mainly US and Canadian
something considered to be very good of its kind
a honey of a car
6. (modifier)
of, concerned with, or resembling honey
verbWord forms: honeys, honeying, honeyed or honied
7. (transitive)
to sweeten with or as if with honey
8. (often foll by up)
to talk to (someone) in a fond or flattering way

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Honeylike

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nounWord forms: plural ˈhoneys
1. 
a thick, sweet, syrupy substance that bees make as food from the nectar of flowers and store in honeycombs
2. 
a. 
anything like honey in texture, color, etc.
b. 
sweet quality; sweetness
3. 
sweet one; darling; dear
often a term of affectionate address
4.  US, Informal
something pleasing or excellent of its kind
a honey of an idea
adjective
5. 
of or like honey
6. 
sweet; dear
verb transitiveWord forms: ˈhoneyed or ˈhonied, ˈhoneying
7. 
to make sweet or pleasant as with honey
8. 
to speak sweetly or lovingly to
9. 
to flatter
verb intransitive
10. 
to speak sweetly or lovingly; be very affectionate, attentive, or coaxing

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