- [noun] the sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form; "she loved the smell of roses"
Synonyms: smell, odor, olfactory sensation, olfactory perception
- [noun] any property detected by the olfactory system
Synonyms: olfactory property, smell, aroma, odor, scent
aroma, fragrance, perfume, scent
malodor, malodour, stench, stink, reek, fetor, foetor, mephitis
bouquet, fragrance, redolence, sweetness
malodorousness, stinkiness, foulness, rankness