sweetheart adj : privileged treatment of a favored person or corporation (sometimes unethically); "another sweetheart deal based on political influence"
2 any well-liked individual; "he's a sweetheart"
3 a very attractive or seductive looking woman [syn: smasher, stunner, knockout, beauty, ravisher, peach, lulu, looker, mantrap, dish]
EtymologyFrom sweet + heart.
- A person who is always very kind.
- She is such a sweetheart, she never complains about my being late.
- A person very much liked or loved by someone else.
- John married his highschool sweetheart in 1981.
a person who is always very kind
- Finnish: kultainen
a person very much liked or loved by someone else
- Arabic: sc=Arab
- Finnish: kullanmuru
- Irish: cumann
Sweetheart is a term of endearment that could be applied to a person's significant other. The term is also used to refer to the following:
ace, admirer, angel, babe, baby, baby-doll, beau, beaut, beloved, betrothed, boyfriend, buttercup, captive, catch, cherub, chick, chickabiddy, conquest, coquette, corker, court, crackerjack, daisy, dandy, darb, darling, date, dear, deary, dilly, doll, dream, dreamboat, duck, duckling, fiancee, flame, flirt, friend, heartthrob, hon, honey, honey bunch, honey child, humdinger, inamorata, inamorato, intended, killer-diller, knockout, ladylove, lamb, lambkin, lollapaloosa, love, lover, lulu, make up to, paramour, peach, pet, petkins, pip, pippin, precious, precious heart, pursue, snookums, spark, steady, sue, sugar, sweet, sweet patootie, sweetie, sweetkins, sweets, the nuts, truelove, turtledove, vamp, vampire, whiz, woo