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sweet·ie

 (swē′tē)
n. Informal
Sweetheart; dear.
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sweetie

(ˈswiːtɪ)
n
1. sweetheart; darling: used as a term of endearment
2. (Cookery) Brit another word for sweet20
3. chiefly Brit an endearing person
4. (Cookery) a large seedless variety of grapefruit which has a green to yellow rind and juicy sweet pulp
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sweet•ie

(ˈswi ti)

n.
Also, sweet′ie pie`. Informal. sweetheart; dear.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sweetie - a person loved by another personsweetie - a person loved by another person  
lover - a person who loves someone or is loved by someone
dulcinea, ladylove - a woman who is a man's sweetheart
sugar daddy - a wealthy older man who gives a young person expensive gifts in return for friendship or intimacy
valentine - a sweetheart chosen to receive a greeting on Saint Valentine's Day; "will you be my valentine?"
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sweetie

noun
Informal. A person who is much loved:
Idiom: light of one's life.
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Translations

sweetie

[ˈswiːtɪ] N
1. (also sweetie-pie) he's/she's a sweetiees un cielo
yes, sweetiesi, cielo
2. (esp Scot) (= sweet) [of any sort] → golosina f; (= boiled sweet, toffee) → caramelo m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

sweetie

[ˈswiːti] n
(form of address) (= dearie) → mon chou m
(= kind person) → chou m
He's such a sweetie → C'est vraiment un chou.
(British) (= candy) → bonbon m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

sweetie

n
(inf: also sweetie-pie) yes, sweetieja, Schatzi (inf)or Süße(r); she’s/he’s a sweetiesie/er ist ein Engel or ist süß (inf)
(Brit baby-talk: = candy) → Bonbon m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

sweetie

[ˈswiːtɪ] n (fam) (toffee) → caramella; (person) → tesoro
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
"I heard you say you liked chocolate sweeties, so I got you some," he said.
Archie and Charlie, evidently great cronies, were pacing up and down, shoulder to shoulder, whistling "Bonnie Dundee"; Mac was reading in a corner, with his book close to his near-sighted eyes; Dandy was arranging his hair before the oval glass in the hat-stand; Geordie and Will investigating the internal economy of the moon-faced clock; and Jamie lay kicking up his heels on the mat at the foot of the stairs, bent on demanding his sweeties the instant Rose appeared.
conversation sweeties at three farthings"--"What's this?
Jayne, who set up Facebook page Sweeties R Us Mirfield, thanked everyone for their support, including John Riordan, landlord at the Plough Inn, Mirfield, who collected chocolate.
Never give the sweeties upfront, counsels Ioannis Georgiou -- a.k.a.
It's like being a kid and being warned not to touch the sweetie jar, so all you want from that moment on is to get the sweeties!
Recently, and for the first time in over 15 years, a 5,100 sq' pad building right next to Sweeties Candy and Rally's Hamburgers became available for lease, presenting an excellent opportunity for another business to relocate to the Plaza.
It would be the first of many opportunities for Sweeties to participate in a "voluntour" excursion.
ASyou read this I mightwell be watching another exciting episode of Merlin (episode 11 ofwhichwas filmed at the Vale's splendid Dyffryn House, by the way) on the telly, clutching a bag of sweeties.
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