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Noun
A distinctive or noticeable smell
“I like jasmine tea's refreshing scent a lot, which I adore in the form of gelatin dessert, too.”
Noun
A pleasant-smelling liquid or substance, typically applied on one's skin
“She had an air of freshness as she walked around wearing a scent reminiscent of the beach.”
Noun
A trail indicated by a characteristic smell
“The hounds proceed to chase the scent while followed by mounted riders.”
Noun
A slight trace, or tiny amount, of something
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“The day was gloomy and cold with a scent of rain in the air.”
Noun
A distinctive atmosphere or quality that seems to surround or be generated by someone or something
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An extract or concentrate obtained from a plant or other organic matter
Verb
To discern by the sense of smell
“Just as I was trying to scent her on the breeze, I heard her call from the top branches of an oak tree.”
Verb
To suffuse or infuse with a pleasant odor
“Cut some new white soap into thin slices, melt it over a slow fire, and scent it with oil of carraway.”
Verb
To sense the presence, existence, or imminence of
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“I could scent that he was worried and felt guilty, no doubt for dallying on the visit to the veterinarian.”
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To make aromatic, fragrant, or spicy
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To sample the flavor of something orally
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To chase with the intention of catching for killing
Verb
Take air into the lungs and then expel it, especially as a regular physiological process
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