honeyed vs syrupy what difference

what is difference between honeyed and syrupy

English

Alternative forms

  • honied

Etymology

From Middle English honyed; equivalent to honey +‎ -ed.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈhʌnid/

Adjective

honeyed (comparative more honeyed, superlative most honeyed)

  1. Sweetened, with, or as if with, honey.
  2. Sugary, syrupy.
  3. Dulcet or mellifluous.

Translations

Verb

honeyed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of honey


English

Etymology

syrup +‎ -y

Adjective

syrupy (comparative syrupier, superlative syrupiest)

  1. Having the taste or consistency of syrup.
  2. Overly sweet.
  3. (figuratively) Overly sentimental.

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