Synonyms for odor
Antonyms for odor
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ODOR
The odor given off by the chicken is also an indication of freshness.
A moment after, the odor of alcohol scented the little cabin.
Unfortunately, the difference in odor does not lend itself to the illusion.
The odor of manure is no doubt pleasant to a farm laborer, but it is unpleasant to us.
But their humour, like the odor and smoke of gunjah, (hasheesh) was become stifling.
They were filled with a milky light, and the odor of ozone was strong.
It has almost no odor and a sweet taste and cooks deliciously.
It is not so warty and the odor is not nearly so strong as the Amanita strobiliformis.
The flesh is firm, white, and has a farinaceous taste as well as odor.
A number of my friends ate it because of its inviting taste and odor.
c.1300, from Anglo-French odour, from Old French odor "smell, perfume, fragrance" (12c., Modern French odeur) and directly from Latin odor "a smell, a scent" (pleasant or disagreeable), from PIE *od- "to smell" (cf. Latin olere "emit a smell, to smell of," with Sabine -l- for -d-; Greek ozein "to smell;" Armenian hotim "I smell;" Lithuanian uodziu "to smell").
Good or bad odor, in reference to repute, estimation, is from 1835. Odor of sanctity (1756) is from French odeur de sainteté (17c.) "sweet or balsamic scent said to be exhaled by the bodies of eminent saints at death or upon disinterment."