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sweet-sounding

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Definition of sweet-sounding in English:

adjective

Having a gentle, clear, and melodious sound: a sweet-sounding female vocalist his acoustic tracks are sweet-sounding
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  • Instead of the sweet-sounding lyre, he beats a drum, an instrument particularly associated with carnality and sin.
  • The words themselves are sweet-sounding and cause the mouth to smile when they are spoken.
  • The hall's grandly refurbished instrument can be delectably sweet-sounding as well as all too thunderous.

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