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Meaning of ATTAR

Pronunciation:  'atur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers
 

ATTAR is a 5 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: atar, athar, ottar
 
 See Also: attar of roses, essential oil, rose oil, volatile oil

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\At"tar\, n. [Per. 'atar perfume, essence, Ar. 'itr, fr.
'atara to smell sweet. Cf. {Otto}.]
A fragrant essential oil; esp., a volatile and highly
fragrant essential oil obtained from the petals of roses.
[Also written {otto} and {ottar}.]

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ambergris, ambrosia, aromatic, aromatic gum, aromatic water, attar of roses, balm, balm of Gilead, balsam, bay oil, bergamot oil, champaca oil, civet, essence, essential oil, extract, fixative, heliotrope, jasmine oil, lavender oil, musk, myrcia oil, myrrh, parfum, perfume, perfumery, rose oil, scent, volatile oil
 

 

 

 

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