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An example use of sweeten in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… hmm to sweeten the pot poke through in …”
Sweeten means to make something sweeter or better tasting.
the word sweeten occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.