Definitions

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  • adj. Scented excessively.
  • adj. Covered or concealed by a different odour.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Scented excessively.
  • adj. Covered or concealed by a different odor.

Etymologies

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over- +‎ scented

Examples

  • Then I pissed him off, fighting back, and he was trying to strangle me with what looks like a cheap garment bag, I said, tossing the overscented bag aside, next to a discarded pair of torn, muddied jeans.

    The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf

  • “The museum was the first public institution to be opened to nonwhites, and the Europeans disliked the idea of viewing the exhibits side by side with Africans, who, they claimed were ‘smelly,’ or Asians, who were ‘overscented.’”

    Ancestral Passions

  • Or else stars by themselves, "bests," "uniques:" a female-impersonator, a green-eyed boy who wagged his hips like the very devil and took off the girls; Poland, a Warsaw Jewess, a redheaded, overscented beauty, who did the "Parisienne," and ever and ever so many others.

    The Bill-Toppers

  • 135 “At first. … ‘overscented’”: By the Evidence, pp.

    Ancestral Passions

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