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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal A fondness or craving for sweets.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a liking for foods that are sweet; a weakness for sweets
  • n. Someone with a liking for sweet foods.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. an especial fondness for sweet things or for sweetmeats.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a strong appetite for sweet food


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