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See definition of odoriferous on Dictionary.com
  • as inaromatic
  • as inodorous
  • as inpungent
  • as inredolent
  • as inscented
  • as inspicy
  • as inperfumed
  • as infragrant

synonyms for odoriferous

  • fragrant
  • perfumed
  • pungent
  • savory
  • scented
  • spicy
  • sweet
  • ambrosial
  • balmy
  • redolent
  • sweet-smelling
  • spicy
  • redolent
  • perfumed
  • aromatic
  • ambrosial
  • balmy
  • delectable
  • odorous
  • smelling
  • aromal
  • perfumy
  • sweet-smelling
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antonyms for odoriferous

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  • bland
  • dull
  • flavorless
  • stinking
  • tasteless
  • acrid
  • unsavory
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      How to use odoriferous in a sentence

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      Dogs become extensions of ourselves, with their acute hearing and especially keen noses expanding our field of perception from the visual world to the odoriferous.
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      This volatile odoriferous principle has been called the spiritus rector of the plant.
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      At the instant I smell something, my sense is irritated, or put in motion, by the parts that exhale from the odoriferous body.
      GOOD SENSEPAUL HENRI THIRY, BARON D'HOLBACH
      These articles they barter with us for odoriferous woods and earth, and our salt of wood ashes.
      THE INTERESTING NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF OLAUDAH EQUIANO, OR GUSTAVUS VASSA, THE AFRICANOLAUDAH EQUIANO
      All the trees are odoriferous, and some of them emit gums, oils, or other liquors.
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      Its scenery assumes a thousand different aspects between odoriferous Greenpoint and the solitary grandeur of Montauk.
      LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE, VOL. 22, NOVEMBER, 1878VARIOUS
      From the ever-green forests of Papantla and Nautla comes the epidendrum vanilla, whose odoriferous fruit is used as a perfume.
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      This oil consists of two parts, the stearessence and oleiessence; the latter being the more volatile odoriferous portion.
      A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES AND MINESANDREW URE
      They found the far-seeing son of Saturn sitting upon lofty Gargarus, and an odoriferous cloud encircled him around.
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      WORDS RELATED TO ODORIFEROUS

      • ambrosial
      • balmy
      • fragrant
      • odoriferous
      • perfumed
      • pungent
      • redolent
      • savory
      • scented
      • spicy
      • sweet
      • sweet-smelling
      • acrid
      • bitter
      • fragrant
      • noisome
      • odoriferous
      • piquant
      • pungent
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