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Synonyms for odor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. olfactory property, smell, aroma, odor, odour, scent(noun)

    any property detected by the olfactory system

    smell, olfactory property, flavour, olfaction, feel, feeling, flavor, look, spirit, sense of smell, fragrance, olfactory sensation, aroma, odour, perfume, scent, smelling, tone, olfactory modality, olfactory perception

  2. smell, odor, odour, olfactory sensation, olfactory perception(noun)

    the sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form

    "she loved the smell of roses"

    smell, olfactory sensation, olfactory property, flavour, feel, feeling, flavor, look, olfaction, spirit, sense of smell, aroma, odour, scent, smelling, tone, olfactory modality, olfactory perception


  1. odor(noun)

    Any smell, whether fragrant or offensive; scent; perfume.

    perfume, scent, repute, esteem

  2. odor(noun)

    A strong, pervasive quality.

    repute, esteem, scent, perfume

  3. odor(noun)

    Esteem; repute.

    perfume, repute, scent, esteem

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. odor

    smell, scent, fragrance, aroma, perfume, redolence, effluvium, fume, trail, nidor

    inodorousness, absence of smell, want of smell

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. odor(n.)

    scent (good or bad), smell, perfume, fragrance, redolence

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. odor(n)

    smell, aroma, fragrance, scent, redolence, perfume, savor, stink, stench, fetor

    Associated words:
    deodorize, deodorization, deodorant, deodorizer, antibromic, disinfectant, disinfect, disinfection, exhale, exhalation, effluvium, emanation

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    smell, odour, scent, olfactory

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How to use odor in a sentence?

  1. George Preti:

    I ride public transport a lot and every now and then I come across someone emanating a strong odor and it's obvious.

  2. Muhammad Ali:

    I have brought Rexona (deodorant) because, according to my wife, I have smelly body odor, but I am really optimistic I can pass all the tests today.

  3. Nicole Daniel:

    Many times the students may come in because they're embarrassed, they don't look the same, somebody's complaining about a body odor. I would say,' OK, baby, then we're going to have to do it the old way.' We have soap, we have water. But now with this laundry room we don't have to do that.

  4. Daniel Bawdon:

    This is the first time the active molecular pathway for this particular form of body odor has been understood, we've never known any specific details about how they do this.

  5. Rosie Broadhead:

    It's not the sweat on your body that causes body odor, it's the bacteria. So we've incorporated healthy bacteria into the textiles to enable a healthy microbiome which will help to reduce your body odor, this change in the microbiome is associated with reducing your body odor, encouraging cell renewal and is really good for the skin's immune system.

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