1. The sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form (synset 105721684)
    "she loved the smell of roses"
  2. Any property detected by the olfactory system (synset 104987257)
  3. The general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people (synset 114549784)
    "the feel of the city excited him"; "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"; "it had the smell of treason"
  4. The faculty that enables us to distinguish scents (synset 105666448)
  5. The act of perceiving the odor of something (synset 100884639)
  1. Inhale the odor of;
    Perceive by the olfactory sense (synset 202129213)
  2. Emit an odor (synset 202128137)
    "The soup smells good"
  3. Smell bad (synset 202128797)
    "He rarely washes, and he smells"
  4. Have an element suggestive (of something) (synset 202199169)
    "his speeches smacked of racism"; "this passage smells of plagiarism"
  5. Become aware of not through the senses but instinctively (synset 200590864)
    "I sense his hostility"; "I smell trouble"; "smell out corruption"

Other Searches