from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. In a gentle and sweet manner. Used chiefly as a direction.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. Softly; sweetly; with soft, smooth, and delicate execution.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In music, sweet: an instruction to the performer that the music is to be executed softly and sweetly.
- n. A soft-toned organ-stop.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. gently and sweetly
From Italian, sweet, from Latin dulcis.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)