smell, odor, odour, olfactory sensation, olfactory perception(noun)
the sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form
"she loved the smell of roses"
olfactory property, smell, aroma, odor, odour, scent(noun)
any property detected by the olfactory system
Any smell, whether fragrant or offensive; scent; perfume.
Something which produces a scent; incense, a perfume.
Origin: From and odur, odor, odour, from odor.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ō′dur, n. smell: perfume: estimation: reputation.—adj. Odorif′erous, bearing odour or scent: diffusing fragrance: perfumed.—adv. Odorif′erously.—n. Odorif′erousness, the quality of being odoriferous.—adj. O′dorous, emitting an odour or scent: sweet-smelling: fragrant.—adv. O′dorously.—n. O′dorousness, the quality of exciting the sensation of smell.—adjs. O′doured, perfumed; O′dourless, without odour.—Odour of sanctity (see Sanctity); In bad odour, in bad repute. [Fr.,—L. odor.]
The numerical value of odour in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of odour in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We took the decision to do an odour test for our customers' satisfaction.
I have already found many types of body odour smell, the ones who have sweat smell and armpit smell mixed we don't give a pass.
I have brought Rexona (deodorant) because, according to my wife, I have smelly body odour, but I am really optimistic I can pass all the tests today.
There was no bad odour at the time, Swiss banks and their secrecy were an engine of the Swiss economy in the same vein as chocolates and watch-making.
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Translations for odour
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- رائحة, روائح, ريحةArabic
- μυρωδιά, οσμήGreek
- tuoksu, hajuFinnish
- миризба, мирисMacedonian
- بوىPashto, Pushto
- miris, мирисSerbo-Croatian
- lukt, odörSwedish
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