Sweet means a piece of candy or another good tasting treat.(noun)
An example of a sweet is a lollipop.
The definition of sweet is a description for a person who is nice or for something that tastes good and that is usually sugary.(adjective)
See sweet in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME swete < OE, akin to swot, sweetness, Ger süss, sweet < IE base *swad-, pleasing to taste > Gr hēdys, sweet, L suadere, to persuade & suavis, sweet
See sweet in American Heritage Dictionary 4
adjective sweet·er, sweet·est
Origin: Middle English swete
Origin: , from Old English swēte; see swād- in Indo-European roots.
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