English translation of 'महक'
nf/mahaka, mahak, mhaka, mhak, mahka, mahk, mhka, mhk/
1. aroma countable noun
An aroma is a strong pleasant smell.
...the wonderful aroma of freshly baked bread.
2. incense uncountable noun /ˈɪnsens ˈइन्सेन्स्/
Incense is a substance that is burned for its sweet smell, often during a religious ceremony.
3. smell countable noun
The smell of something is a quality it has which you become aware of through your nose.
...the smell of freshly baked bread.
4. waft transitive or intransitive verb, countable noun
If sounds or scents waft through the air, or if something wafts them, they move gently through the air. You can call a sound or scent which has been carried on the air a waft.
A breeze wafted the heavy scent of flowers past her.
...the waft of fresh coffee.
5. whiff countable noun
If there is a whiff of something, there is a slight smell of it.
He caught a whiff of her perfume.
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Translation of महक from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary