Definitions

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  • adj. Imbued or abounding with nectar.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Imbued with nectar; mingled with nectar; abounding with nectar.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Imbued with nectar; mingled with nectar; abounding in nectar.

Etymologies

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nectar +‎ -ed

Examples

  • The sun is wrapping our private paradise in buttercup gauze, the nectared sweetness of ylang-ylang and jasmine hovering within its fragrant folds.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • It was one of my wine resolutions this year, and even if you're late getting started, make like a honeybee and explore some of these nectared wines soon.

    Archive 2008-04-01

  • With poverty only as their stepmother, they are repelled violently from the nectared cup of philosophy as soon as they have tasted of it and have become more fiercely thirsty by the very taste.

    The Love of Books : The Philobiblon of Richard de Bury

  • If the "perpetual feast of nectared sweets" that the "Telemachus" affords, is felt at times to be almost cloying, it is not, as our readers have now seen, for want of occasional contrasts of a bitterness sufficiently mordant and drastic.

    Classic French Course in English

  • We studied the bill of fare as if it contained the secret of our army's delay upon the Potomac, and had just concluded that the first crop of strawberries was exhausted and they were waiting for the second crop to grow, when Hebe hove in sight with her nectared ambrosia in a pair of cracked, browny-white saucers, with browny-green silver spoons.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 11, No. 67, May, 1863

  • All winter their play and recreation, their sayings and adventures and habits, diversified the Berkshire days; they thrived on “the blue nectared air,” and had rosy cheeks and abounding spirits, and their heads were stuffed with fairy tales.

    Nathaniel Hawthorne

  • So then it happened that on a day we were together, blind and drunk with each other's presence, shut within the little hut like a pair of bees in a nectared lotus.

    An Essence of the Dusk, 5th Edition

  • Berkshire days; they thrived on "the blue nectared air," and had rosy cheeks and abounding spirits, and their heads were stuffed with fairy tales.

    Nathaniel Hawthorne

  • As Kama's nectared goblet steeps in languor human souls;

    Indian Poetry Containing "The Indian Song of Songs," from the Sanskrit of the Gîta Govinda of Jayadeva, Two books from "The Iliad Of India" (Mahábhárata), "Proverbial Wisdom" from the Shlokas of the Hitopadesa, and other Oriental Poems.

  • We studied the bill of fare as if it contained the secret of our army's delay upon the Potomac, and had just concluded that the first crop of strawberries was exhausted, and they were waiting for the second crop to grow, when Hebe hove in sight with her nectared ambrosia in a pair of cracked, browny-white saucers, with browny-green silver spoons.

    Gala-days

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