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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An expression that is excessively sweet and sentimental; A pale cane syrup.

Usage examples (38)
  • Noun : a movie plot of the most shameless treacle
  • We moaned back then, but the politics and bureaucracy you guys face, it must be like swimming uphill in treacle!
  • Yours look fabulous - love the idea of treacle on cream on scone.
  • Imagine subjects wading through invisible treacle, which is admittedly fun. for more
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