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Synonyms for perfume
ˈpɜr fyum, pərˈfyum; pərˈfyum, ˈpɜr fyum

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aroma, fragrance, perfume, scent(noun)

    a distinctive odor that is pleasant

    fragrance, scent, sweetness, olfactory property, essence, bouquet, redolence, odor, aroma, odour, fragrancy, smell

  2. perfume, essence(verb)

    a toiletry that emits and diffuses a fragrant odor

    nitty-gritty, meat, core, essence, sum, gist, heart and soul, effect, substance, nub, center, burden, inwardness, kernel, fragrance, aroma, heart, scent, centre, marrow, pith

  3. perfume, aromatize, aromatise(verb)

    fill or impregnate with an odor

    "orange blossoms perfumed the air in the garden"

    aromatize, scent, aromatise

  4. perfume, scent(verb)

    apply perfume to

    "She perfumes herself every day"

    aromatise, odourise, scent, nose, aromatize, wind, odorize


  1. perfume(verb)

    To apply perfume to; to fill or impregnate with a perfume; to scent.

    aroma, fragrance, scent

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. perfume

    odor, scent, fragrance, redolence, aroma, smell, incense

    fetor, stench, stink

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. perfume(n.)

    fragrance, balminess, aroma, redolence, incense, pleasing scent, grateful odor, sweetness of smell

  2. perfume(n.)

    sweet-smelling substance

  3. perfume(v. a.)

    scent, fill, impregnate or imbue with grateful odor

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. perfume(n)

    fragrance, aroma, redolence, sachet, incense, emanation, odor, attar, musk, patchouli, frankincense, civet, myrrh, pastil, pulvillio

    Associated words:
    exhale, exhalation, cassolette, perfumer, perfumery

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    fragrance, scent, flavor, -perfume, perfumes, parfums, smell, cologne, flavour, fragrances, incense, bouquet, aroma

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How to use perfume in a sentence?

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    The birth of a novel invention can only be compared with the creation of a beautiful painting or an exquisite perfume, in my view, It's an amazingly perfect blend of art and science, unexpected, unforeseen, unprecedented and truly divine. Long live the creativity and the spirit of inventiveness!

  2. Circe Henestrosa:

    We see Frida as the person, Frida the artist but also the woman, i met Frida personally for the first time when I went through her archive, and I found a woman who loved perfume, who loved to dress up, who didn't let her disabilities define her but she defined who she was in her own terms.

  3. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Never be the enemy; even one has reasons for that, never hate and harm others, one will be glad, safe and satisfied. Each one of us lives, in society and society lives in each one of us. Be as perfume, as a blossom, and be a path of harmony, love, friendship, justice, integration, and tolerance. Just fight own criminal and negative thoughts, one will perceive and feel the world is not less than a paradise.

  4. Arabic Proverb:

    One common origin unites us all, but every sort of wood does not give the perfume of the lignum aloes.

  5. Tara Cunningham:

    They destroy autistic people, you get LEDs, you ask someone to stop wearing perfume, and you make everyone better.

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