Definitions for saccharineˈsæk ər ɪn, -əˌrin, -əˌraɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cloying, saccharine, syrupy, treacly(adj)

    overly sweet

Webster Dictionary

  1. Saccharine(adj)

    of or pertaining to sugar; having the qualities of sugar; producing sugar; sweet; as, a saccharine taste; saccharine matter

  2. Saccharine(noun)

    a trade name for benzoic sulphinide

  3. Origin: [F. saccharin, fr. L. saccharon sugar, Gr. , , , Skr. arkara. Cf. Sugar.]

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