What does smelling mean?

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smelling

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. smell, smellingadjective

    the act of perceiving the odor of something

  2. redolent(p), smelling(p)adjective

    (used with `of' or `with') noticeably odorous

    "the hall was redolent of floor wax"; "air redolent with the fumes of beer and whiskey"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Smelling

    of Smell

  2. Smellingnoun

    the act of one who smells

  3. Smellingnoun

    the sense by which odors are perceived; the sense of smell

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of smelling in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of smelling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of smelling in a Sentence

  1. James Vivenzio:

    Urine, vomit, and kind of anything they could find. Just smelling it would make you throw up. It was pretty bad.

  2. Donald Bodenner:

    We would like to know what Frankie is smelling, [but] nobody knows.

  3. Brett McBride:

    I was in the room getting ready to go to sleep. I woke up and started smelling smoke and I looked out my bedroom window and started seeing smoke.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Have you ever seen a donkey smelling a beautiful rose? Donkeys aren't interested in roses, they like thorn bushes or watermelon rinds!

  5. Eddie Ray Routh:

    It smelled like sh--, it smelled like sweet cologne. I guess it was love and hate, you know. I was smelling love and hate. They were giving me some love and hate.

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