adjective. having a taste that is a mixture of bitterness and sweetness.
Example sentences of the word semisweet
1. Noun, singular or mass
You might wonder how you can turn that semisweet baking chocolate into milk chocolate ingredients.
So, adding a small handful of semisweet chocolate chips to a steaming cup of hot coconut milk may be just what you need to keep your brain sharp, healthy and happy.
3. Verb, base form
Almost identical in taste to semisweet baking squares, the ability of semisweet morsels to maintain their shape when heated makes them ideal for many bakers.