an odour or scentthe smell of freshly baked bread
the faint odour of garlic on his breath
She could smell the scent of her mother's lacquer.
a shrubby plant with a strong fragrance
the perfume of roses
a perfume with a bouquet of lavender and rose
The rich savour of the beans give this dish its character.
the wonderful aroma of freshly baked bread
He caught a whiff of her perfume.
to emit an odour (of)The room smelled of lemons.
to give off an unpleasant odourDo my feet smell?
See smell of something
related adjective olfactory
related phobia olfactophobia
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in the sense of aroma
a distinctive pleasant smellthe wonderful aroma of freshly baked bread
in the sense of bouquet
the aroma of winea perfume with a bouquet of lavender and rose
Video: pronunciation of 'smell'
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