Odor

O"dor

("dr), n. [OE. odor, odour, OF. odor, odour, F. odeur, fr. L. odor; akin to olere to smell, Gr. 'o`zein, Lith. sti. Cf. Olfactory, Osmium, Ozone, Redolent.]
[Written also odour.]
Any smell, whether fragrant or offensive; scent; perfume.
[1913 Webster]

Meseemed I smelt a garden of sweet flowers,
That dainty odors from them threw around.
Spenser.
[1913 Webster]

To be in bad odor, to be out of favor, or in bad repute.
[1913 Webster]

 

New - Add Dictionary Search to Your Site

You can add a free dictionary search box to your own web site by copying and pasting the following HTML into one of your web pages:

<form action="http://www.freedict.co.uk/search.php" method="post">
 <p style="text-align: center; font-family: sans-serif;">
  <a style="font-weight: bold;" href="http://www.freedict.co.uk/"
     title="FreeDict free online dictionary">FreeDict</a>
  <input type="text" name="word" size="20" value="" />
  <input type="submit" name="submit" value="Search Dictionary" />
 </p>
</form>

 

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Tue 18th December 2018