from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To make aromatic or fragrant: swirled the wine to aromatize it.
  • transitive v. Chemistry To subject to a reaction that converts a substance into an aromatic compound.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To make aromatic, fragrant, or spicy.
  • v. To convert into an aromatic compound by means of a chemical reaction.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To impregnate with aroma; to render aromatic; to give a spicy scent or taste to; to perfume.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To render aromatic or fragrant; give a spicy flavor to; perfume.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. fill or impregnate with an odor


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