Definitions for odoriferousˌoʊ dəˈrɪf ər əs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•dor•if•er•ousˌoʊ dəˈrɪf ər əs(adj.)

  1. yielding an odor, esp. one that is pungent or unpleasant; odorous.

Origin of odoriferous:

1425–75

o`dor•if′er•ous•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. odoriferous(adj)

    morally offensive

    "odoriferous legislation"

  2. odoriferous, odorous(adj)

    emitting an odor

    "odorous salt pork and weevily hardtack"

  3. odoriferous, odorous, perfumed, scented, sweet, sweet-scented, sweet-smelling(adj)

    having a natural fragrance

    "odoriferous spices"; "the odorous air of the orchard"; "the perfumed air of June"; "scented flowers"

Wiktionary

  1. odoriferous(Adjective)

    Having an odor or fragrance.

  2. Origin: surface analysis is

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