Translation of sweetie in Spanish:


encanto, n.

Pronunciation /ˈswidi//ˈswiːti/



  • 1also sweetie pie

    • 1.1(person)

      encanto masculine
      cielo masculine
      she's a real sweetie (pie) es un encanto / un cielo / un amor
      • And if your kid acts up at home, you don't pull him aside and say ‘let's talk about your feelings, sweetie.’
      • Put your head on my lap, sweetie, she would say, and stroke my hair until she fell asleep, bone tired from the drive, from hours in the spangled woods.
      • It's rather good, and leaves you wondering whether Bob is really just a sweetie, albeit one you wouldn't want to meet in a dark alley.
      • Josh, being the sweetie he is, went all out and fixed chocolate chip pancakes, my favorite.
      • At the end of the day, the general consensus is that I'm a sweetie.
      • The Department of Health are sweeties; they have compiled a website of drinking woes suffered by teens and pre-teens.
      • Now I must go and put the beautiful flowers that have just arrived from him in water, isn't he a sweetie hey?
      • He answered it with a hearty, ‘Hello, sweetie!’
      • You're a sweetie, and I appreciate it sooo much.
      • I don't think my sweetie and I can afford to move out of the country, so… I just don't know.
      • Finally, a black lady stopped me by saying ‘Are you alright, sweetie?’
      • Don't put so many ridiculous demands on yourself, sweetie.
      • She's such a sweetie… makes me want to get on Eurostar and personally help her with her finishing.
      • It's okay, sweetie-pie, calm down for mommy, please.
      • Win a collection of great CDs from Universal Music and a box of Guylian chocolates for your sweetie.

    • 1.2

      mi vida
      come on, sweetie (pie), time for bed vamos, tesoro / mi vida, a la cama

  • 2British

    (sweet, candy)
    caramelo masculine
    dulce masculine River Plate Latin America
    • Another plea for technical help, with sweeties after for anyone who helps me.
    • Disgusted, frustrated and utterly deluded about what's going on here, we run for the comforting embrace of sweeties and calorie-laden treats.
    • But you'll never catch me at the local cinema - I can't stand it when people put their feet on your chair or munch bags of sweeties in your earhole.
    • I give away stickers and sweeties and poppers (bubble wrap) to the kids.
    • Sometimes, only a bag of sweeties can ease the pain, eh?
    • The Girls' Night In package fills you full of chocolate, sweeties, popcorn and ice-cream, but if you fancy a meal it is well worth ordering from the room-service menu.
    • We bought our usual drink, packet of sweeties, and bag of popcorn to share.
    • Send her to the doorstep with the sweeties on Hallowe'en and she'll scare the bejaysus out of the kiddies.
    • For some reason the Border towns (in Scotland the term ‘border’ refers to the region north of the border with England) showed particular prowess in making sweeties.
    • She bought a few essentials and some sweeties for the children.
    • The sweeties that came with coffee (little chocolatey, chewy nutty things) were accomplished.
    • Love is a game, with rules and penalties, not a gift-wrapped box of sweeties, guaranteed to last until the sun goes down behind the mountaintops.
    • After that, it was hard to keep the lid on the sweeties.
    • More than 2,000 last week responded to a question sent out on a round-robin e-mail asking ‘Is a Kit Kat a biscuit or a sweetie?’
    • Cosmic chocolate cake, cookies and sweeties definitely kept the children's energy levels up for the remainder of the day.
    • A hamper of goodies is delivered to your room, crammed with enough sugary treats to stock a tuck-shop: popcorn, chocolate and sweeties.
    • It's like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: as many sweeties as you like and you don't have to pay for any of them.