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Synonyms for scent
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Princeton's WordNet

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

    a distinctive odor that is pleasant

    Synonyms:
    fragrance, sweetness, olfactory property, essence, bouquet, redolence, odor, aroma, odour, fragrancy, smell, perfume

  2. scent(noun)

    an odor left in passing by which a person or animal can be traced

    Synonyms:
    fragrance, aroma, odor, odour, smell, olfactory property, perfume

  3. olfactory property, smell, aroma, odor, odour, scent(verb)

    any property detected by the olfactory system

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

  4. odorize, odourise, scent(verb)

    cause to smell or be smelly

    Synonyms:
    perfume, odourise, wind, nose, odorize

  5. scent, nose, wind(verb)

    catch the scent of; get wind of

    "The dog nosed out the drugs"

    Synonyms:
    wrap, lift, horn in, wind up, meander, hoist, odorize, pry, wind, twist, nuzzle, odourise, wreathe, nose, roll, wander, intrude, curve, perfume, thread, weave, twine, poke

  6. perfume, scent(verb)

    apply perfume to

    "She perfumes herself every day"

    Synonyms:
    aromatise, odourise, nose, aromatize, wind, odorize, perfume

Wiktionary

  1. scent(noun)

    Synonyms:
    odor, aroma, fragrance, perfume, smell

  2. scent(noun)

    to detect the scent of

    The hounds scented the fox in the woods.

    Synonyms:
    aroma, perfume, odor, fragrance, smell

  3. scent(noun)

    to impart an odour to

    Scent the air with burning sage before you begin your meditation.

    Synonyms:
    smell, fragrance, aroma, perfume, odor

  4. scent(noun)

    The sense of smell.

    I believe the bloodhound has the best scent of all dogs.

    Synonyms:
    aroma, odor, fragrance, smell, perfume

  5. scent(noun)

    A perfume.

    Synonyms:
    aroma, perfume, smell, odor, fragrance

  6. scent(noun)

    Any trail or trace that can be followed to find something or someone.

    Synonyms:
    odor, aroma, perfume, fragrance, smell

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. scent

    Synonyms:
    odor, perfume, smell

Editors Contribution

  1. petrichor

    the smell of dusty stone after rain; petrichor.

    "ah, the smell of dust after rain, one of life's greatest pleasures."

    Submitted by rinat on June 7, 2017  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. scent(n.)

    Synonyms:
    odor, smell, perfume, fragrance, redolence, balminess

  2. scent(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    smell, get scent of

  3. scent(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    perfume, fill with odor, give odor to

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    smell, perfume, odour, fragrance, odor, aroma, flavor, flavouring, flavour, smells, stench, olfactory, stink, runway

How to pronounce scent?

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