v. t.1.To perceive by the olfactory organs; to smell; as, to scent game, as a hound does.
[imp. & p. p. Scented; p. pr. & vb. n. Scenting.]
Methinks I scent the morning air.
- Shak.
2.To imbue or fill with odor; to perfume.
v. i.1.To have a smell.
Thunderbolts . . . do scent strongly of brimstone.
- Holland.
2.To hunt animals by means of the sense of smell.
n.1.That which, issuing from a body, affects the olfactory organs of animals; odor; smell; as, the scent of an orange, or of a rose; the scent of musk.
2.Specifically, the odor left by an animal on the ground in passing over it; as, dogs find or lose the scent; hence, course of pursuit; track of discovery.
3.The power of smelling; the sense of smell; as, a hound of nice scent; to divert the scent.
Noun1.scent - a distinctive odor that is pleasant
Synonyms: fragrance, perfume, aroma
2.scent - an odor left in passing by which a person or animal can be traced
3.Scentscent - any property detected by the olfactory system
Verb1.scent - cause to smell or be smelly
Synonyms: odorize, odourise
2.scent - catch the scent of; get wind of; "The dog nosed out the drugs"
Synonyms: nose, wind
3.scent - apply perfume to; "She perfumes herself every day"
Synonyms: perfume
To smell something in your dream, indicates your past experiences and feelings with that particular smell. Your dream is trying to convey a feeling by associating it with a familiar smell or scent. Alternatively, the scent may be part of your real environment which you have incorporated into your dream.ambergris, ambrosia, aromatic, aromatic gum, aromatic water, aromatize, attar, attar of roses, balm, balm of Gilead, balminess, balsam, bay oil, be warm, bergamot oil, bouquet, breath, breathe, breathe in, broad hint, burn, catchword, cense, champaca oil, civet, clue, condensation trail, contrail, course, cue, cue word, definite odor, detect, detectable odor, determine, discern, distinguish, effluvium, emanation, embalm, essence, essential oil, evidence, exhalation, extract, find out, fixative, flavor, fragrancy, fruitiness, fumigate, gentle hint, gesture, get wind of, glimmer, glimmering, heliotrope, hint, hot lead, implication, index, indication, inhale, inkling, innuendo, insinuation, intimation, jasmine oil, key, key word, kick, lavender oil, lead, learn about, line, look, musk, muskiness, myrcia oil, myrrh, nod, nose, nose out, nosegay, nudge, odorize, olfaction, olfactory sense, parfum, path, perceive, perfumery, piste, prompt, recognize, rose oil, savor, sense, sense of smell, sign, signal, signs, smell, smell of, smell out, smelling, sniff, sniff out, snuff, snuffle, spice, spiciness, spoor, subtle odor, suggestion, suspicion, sweet savor, sweet smell, symptom, telltale, thurify, tip-off, trace, traces, track, trail, vapor trail, vestige, volatile oil, wake, whiff, whisper, wink
Translate Scent to Spanish, Translate Scent to German, Translate Scent to French
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