Definitions: (1) melodious to the ear; harmonious; (2) pleasing to the mind; (3) agreeable to the eye or the feelings; soothing

Derivation: Latin, “sweet”

Music: The ancient origins of the dulcimer (sweet song) are in the Near East, where instruments of this type have been made and played for 5,000 years.

Quote: About six weeks after bottling, the stout proved to be great. It was full bodied and rich with a dark chocolate note, roasted flavors, tart and dulcet cherry flavors and a bit of tannin like you would find in a fine red wine. — Gordon Kendall, The Roanoke (Virginia) Times, March 24, 2020