1. pleasant to the ear; melodious.
2. pleasant or agreeable to the eye or the feelings; soothing.
3. sweetly sounding, sweet-tasting, sweet-smelling.
4. an organ stop resembling the dulciana but an octave higher.
Etymology: obsolete dulce (< Latin, neuter of dulcis - sweet) + -et; replacing Middle English doucet < Middle French; see douce.