Definitions for: Dulcet


[adj] pleasing to the ear; "the dulcet tones of the cello"
[adj] extremely pleasant in a gentle way; "the most dulcet swimming on the most beautiful and remote beaches"



Webster (1913) Definition: Dul"cet, a. [OF. doucet, dim. of dous sweet, F. doux,
L. dulcis; akin to Gr. ? . Cf. Doucet.]
1. Sweet to the taste; luscious. [Obs.]

She tempers dulcet creams. --Milton.

2. Sweet to the ear; melodious; harmonious.

Their dainty lays and dulcet melody. --Spenser.

Synonyms: honeyed, mellifluous, mellisonant, melodic, melodious, musical, pleasant, sweet

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