from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- v. A past tense and a past participle of honey.
- adj. Containing, full of, or sweetened with honey.
- adj. Ingratiating; sugary: honeyed words.
- adj. Sweet; dulcet: a honeyed voice.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. sweetened, with, or as if with, honey
- adj. sugary, syrupy
- adj. dulcet or mellifluous
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Covered with honey.
- adj. Sweet, .
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Covered with, abounding in, or as sweet as honey.
- Hence Sweet; dulcet; soothing; mollifying: as, honeyed words.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. with honey added
- adj. pleasing to the ear
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If conditions are just right, the botrytis will concentrate the sugars while leaving the acid intact, resulting in honeyed tropical-fruit flavors.
"I have one more request to make," he remarked in honeyed tones.
Hey, wait, the "honeyed" - "smoked" combo conjures the idea of ham, but pert-faced Breach is in no way hammy.
Everything about the babas was disgusting to Jory, no matter how they tried to placate him with gifts of human candy and shining fungal balls called honeyed sea foam that tasted subtly like caramel.
And down what Dinky-Dunk once called the honeyed corners of my mouth went another pair of lines which clearly came from too much laughing.
In the mouth it is beautiful and delicate with pineapple, gooseberry, and green apple flavors that are framed by what I can only describe as a honeyed complexion.
"Bones" recalled the honeyed nostalgia of their debut, yet for all its romanticised portrayal of blue collar Americana, Sam's Town isn't set in the same galaxy as Nebraska, no matter what PR flacks might have you believe.
And through their clothes choices, the parents have created the kind of honeyed faultlessness that jams mailboxes every December when personalized Christmas cards arrive bringing greetings "to you and yours" from the Blake family or the Joneses.
Up A Creek Without A PatL: "honeyed" walnuts sugared walnuts
Some years back, I found this recipe for "honeyed" walnuts in my favorite Chinese cookbook, Susanna Foo's Chinese Cuisine.