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Meaning of FRAGRANT

Pronunciation:  'freygrunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  pleasant-smelling
 

FRAGRANT is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: aromatic, musky, odoriferous, odorous, perfumed, redolent, scented, sweet, sweet-scented, sweet-smelling
 
 Antonyms: malodorous
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fra"grant\, a. [L. fragrans. -antis, p. pr. of
fragrare to emit a smell of fragrance: cf. OF. fragrant.]
Affecting the olfactory nerves agreeably; sweet of smell;
odorous; having or emitting an agreeable perfume.

      Fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers.
                                               --Milton.

Syn: Sweet-smelling; odorous; odoriferous; sweet-scented;
     redolent; ambrosial; balmy; spicy; aromatic. --
     {Fra"grant*ly}, adv.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ambrosial, aromatic, balmy, delectable, delicious, delightful, effluvious, essenced, flowery, fruity, incense-breathing, malodorous, musky, odorant, odorate, odored, odoriferous, odorous, perfumed, perfumy, redolent, savory, scented, smellful, smelling, smellsome, smelly, spicy, sweet, sweet-scented, sweet-smelling, thuriferous
 

 

 

 

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