Fragrance


Fragrance
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Fragrance->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ fragrance
fragrance
aroma
redolence
perfume
bouquet
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sweet smell
sweet smell
aromatic perfume
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ agalloch
agalloch
agallochium
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ aloes wood
aloes wood
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ bay rum
bay rum
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ calambac
calambac
calambour
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ champak
champak
horehound
lign-aloes
marrubium
mint
muskrat
napha water
olibanum
spirit of myrcia
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ incense
incense
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ musk
musk
frankincense
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ pastil
pastil
pastille
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ myrrh
myrrh
perfumes of Arabia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ otto
otto
ottar
attar
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bergamot
bergamot
balm
civet
potpourri
pulvil|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ nosegay
nosegay
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ scent
scent
scentbag
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ sachet
sachet
smelling bottle
vinaigrette
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ eau de Cologne
eau de Cologne
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ thurification
thurification
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ perfumer
perfumer
PARAG:Fragrance->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be fragrant
be fragrant
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have a perfume
have a perfume
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ smell sweet
smell sweet
scent
perfume
embalm
PARAG:Fragrance->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ fragrant
fragrant
aromatic
redolent
spicy
balmy
scented sweet-smelling
sweet-scented
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ perfumed
perfumed
perfumatory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ thuriferous
thuriferous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ fragrant as a rose
fragrant as a rose
muscadine
ambrosial

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • fragrance — fragrance, perfume, incense, redolence, bouquet are comparable when denoting a sweet or pleasant odor. Fragrance usually suggests the odor diffused by flowers or other growing things, though it is applicable to odors that merely suggest the… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Fragrance —    Fragrance has always been associated with luxury, indulgence, and personal recognition and, even though its full known history is lost in antiquity, it s been shown that the ingredients were once valuable trade items. People in the sixteenth… …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

  • Fragrance — Fra grance, Fragrancy Fra gran*cy, n. [L. fragrantia: cf. OF. fragrance.] The quality of being fragrant; sweetness of smell; a sweet smell; a pleasing odor; perfume. [1913 Webster] Eve separate he spies, Veiled in a cloud of fragrance. Milton.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fragrance — 1660s, from Fr. fragrance or directly from L.L. fragrantia, from fragrantem (see FRAGRANT (Cf. fragrant)) …   Etymology dictionary

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  • fragrance — n. pl. fragrancies [frā′grəns] n. [L fragrantia] 1. the quality of being fragrant 2. a sweet smell; pleasant odor: Also Now Rare fragrancy n. fragrancies SYN. SCENT …   English World dictionary

  • fragrance — 01. Peaches are in the rose family, and have a sweet [fragrance] when ripe. 02. The [fragrance] of her perfume lingered long after she had left the room. 03. Employees are asked to refrain from wearing any perfumes or [fragrances] which may… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • fragrance — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ fresh, pleasant, sweet ▪ delicate, light, subtle ▪ floral ▪ spicy …   Collocations dictionary


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