sweet (n.)
sweet-scented flower, fragrant plant
AW II.iv.42[Parolles to Helena] Whose want and whose delay is strewed with sweets, / Which they distil now in the curbed time
E3 II.i.159[King Edward to Lodowick, of the Countess] she breeds sweets as plenteous as the sun [i.e. as much as the sun does]
Ham V.i.239[Gertrude to dead Ophelia] Sweets to the sweet! [first instance]
R3 IV.iv.10[Queen Elizabeth as if to the Princes] My unblown flowers, new-appearing sweets!
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