Definitions for odors

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word odors

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Odors

    The volatile portions of substances perceptible by the sense of smell. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)

Anagrams for odors »

  1. roods

  2. doors

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of odors in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of odors in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Eliot:

    The scornful nostril and the high head gather not the odors that lie on the track of truth.

  2. Percy Bysshe Shelley:

    Music, when soft voices die,
    Vibrates in the memory;
    Odors, when sweet violets sicken,
    Live within the sense they quicken.

  3. Francis Bacon:

    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.

  4. Sir Francis Bacon:

    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.

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