- Word Combinations (adjective)
|part of speech:
||of, pertaining to, or having the characteristics of sugar or saccharin; sweet, esp. excessively sweet.
Many customers were not happy with the saccharine taste of the barbecue sauce.
||excessively or falsely sweet in manner; oversentimental; cloying.
This birthday card has a beautiful design, but the greeting is too saccharine.I usually like her romance novels, but the last one was so saccharine that I couldn't take it seriously.
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