Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: to sweeten

beschwichtigen (wohlwollend)


"For," as the Forefathers sang,— "we can make liquor to sweeten our lips Of pumpkins and parsnips and walnut-tree chips."
But, sweet Ned- to sweeten which name of Ned, I give thee this pennyworth of sugar, clapp'd even now into my hand by an under-skinker, one that never spake other English in his life than 'Eight shillings and sixpence,' and 'You are welcome,' with this shrill addition, 'Anon, anon, sir!
Give me an ounce of civet, good apothecary, to sweeten my imagination.
If it be so, We need no grave to bury honesty; There's not a grain of it the face to sweeten Of the whole dungy earth.

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die bittere Pille versüßen (ugs., fig.) to sweeten the pill (coll.)
süßen to sweeten
versüßen to sweeten
beschwichtigen (wohlwollend) to sweeten