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Definitions of saccharine:

part of speech: adjective

Relating to sugar, sweet.

Usage examples for saccharine:

  • He knows no skep, no cunning work in glass receives his labour, no artificial saccharine aids him when the beams of the sun are cold, there is no step to his house that he may alight in comfort; the way is not made clear for him that he may start straight for the flowers, nor are any sown for him. "The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies", Walter Besant
  • It will increase the saccharine principle and improve the color. "Soil Culture", J. H. Walden
  • Bovis had never said inwardly that he would take a large allowance of sugar, and he had the tradition about himself that he was a man of the most moderate habits; hence, with this conviction, he was naturally disgusted at the saccharine excesses of Avis. "Impressions of Theophrastus Such", George Eliot

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