from The Century Dictionary.

  • Perfumed.

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of odor.
  • adjective having an odor, especially having a specified odor


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  • Ram and I, along with the trader's family, were seated in folding chairs set up on the agency lawn, facing the old oak on the drill field and its evil-odored fruit.

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  • Its shadowy body and its fir-odored volume of ancient vapors descended upon me and, with salty quivers, activated forgotten imprints into vivid experience.

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  • The vivid turf was sown with all the flowers of spring, -- primrose, violet, buttercup, anemone, and veronica, -- faint, but sweetest-odored, and the heralds of spring in all lands.

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  • It was sending forth ill -- odored smoke and but little light.

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  • Mr. Bulmer read on, with a bewildered face, while I gently stirred the contents of my tall and delectably odored glass.

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  • They, too, sounded thin and remote, drifting up through the soft, warm air that had always seemed so exotic to him, so redolent of foreign-odored flowers, so burdened with alien-smelling tobacco smoke, of unfamiliar sea scents incongruously shot through with even the fumes of an unknown and indescribable cookery.

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  • He followed the figure down the narrow stairway, through the sliding door, out into the many-odored street, foul with refuse, bisected by its open sewer of filth, took a turning into a still narrower street, climbed a precipitous hill cobbled with stone, turned still again, always overshadowed and hemmed in by tall houses close together, with black-beamed lattice doors through which he could catch glimpses of gloomy interiors.

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