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Noun
A distinctive smell, especially one that is pleasant
“I like jasmine tea's refreshing scent a lot, which I adore in the form of gelatin dessert, too.”
Noun
A trail indicated by the characteristic smell of an animal and perceptible to hounds or other animals
“Then the pack of hounds chases the scent while followed by mounted riders.”
Noun
Pleasant-smelling liquid worn on the skin
“A bottle of scent.”
Noun
A smell that is only smelt briefly or faintly
“The day was gloomy and cold with a scent of rain on the air.”
Noun
A distinctive atmosphere or quality that seems to surround or be generated by someone or something
Noun
A very slight trace
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An extract or concentrate obtained from a plant or other organic matter
Verb
Sense the presence, existence, or imminence of
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“As Hitler's imminent demise was scented, Stalin rose to new heights of prestige at home and abroad.”
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To suffuse or infuse with a pleasant odor
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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 make aromatic, fragrant, or spicy
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Look around or pry into something
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To sample the flavor of something orally
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Take air into the lungs and then expel it, especially as a regular physiological process
Verb
Chase for killing
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