Sweet-smelling; having a pleasant (usually strong) scent or fragrance.
Origin: From fragrans, present active participle of fragro.
affecting the olfactory nerves agreeably; sweet of smell; odorous; having or emitting an agreeable perfume
Fragrant is an unincorporated community located in Grayson County, Kentucky, United States.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
frā′grant, adj. sweet-scented.—ns. Frā′grance, Frā′grancy, pleasantness of smell or perfume: sweet or grateful influence.—adv. Frā′grantly.—n. Frā′grantness. [Fr.,—L. fragrans, -antis, pr.p. of fragrāre, to smell.]
Having a smell that is pleasing to the senses.
The roses had a fragrant smell which she loved to smell as she came into the room.
The numerical value of fragrant in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of fragrant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Flowers never emit so sweet and strong a fragrance as before a storm. When a storm approaches thee, be as fragrant as a sweet-smelling flower.
Certainly virtue is like precious odors, most fragrant when they are incensed, or crushed for prosperity doth best discover vice, but adversity doth best discover virtue.
Certainly virtue is like precious odours, most fragrant when they are incensed or crushed: for prosperity doth best discover vice; but adversity doth best discover virtue.
Certainly virtue is like precious odors, most fragrant when they are incensed, or crushed: for prosperity doth best discover vice, but adversity doth best discover virtue.
If I were to wish for anything, I should not wish for wealth and power, but for the passionate sense of the potential, for the eye which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible. Pleasure disappoints, possibility never. And what wine is so sparkling, what so fragrant, what so intoxicating, as possibility
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- ريًا, عبقArabic
- благоуханен, ароматенBulgarian
- fragantCatalan, Valencian
- wohlriechend, würzig, duftendGerman
- αρωματικός, ευωδιαστόςGreek
- tuoksuva, hyväntuoksuinenFinnish
- aromatique, odorantFrench
- 芳しい, 香ばしい, 香り高い, 甘い香りのするJapanese
- wonny, pachnącyPolish
- خوش بوPashto, Pushto
- благоуханный, душистый, благовонный, благоухающий, ароматныйRussian
- ıtırlı, rayihalıTurkish
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