Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having a perfume; odorous; sweet-scented.

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Examples

  • Interesting at first but then on me it turns "perfumy".

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  • And hanging from the ceiling was an enormous crystal chandelier, which was going plinka plinka plinka from a light perfumy breeze.

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  • And hanging from the ceiling was an enormous crystal chandelier, which was going plinka plinka plinka from a light perfumy breeze.

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  • And hanging from the ceiling was an enormous crystal chandelier, which was going plinka plinka plinka from a light perfumy breeze.

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  • And hanging from the ceiling was an enormous crystal chandelier, which was going plinka plinka plinka from a light perfumy breeze.

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  • Mr. Staples suggests looking for the same vintage from Chateau Palmer, known for its rich and perfumy red and black fruit.

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  • I like the spearment scent because it's not perfumy.

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  • The wildflower flavor was so strong and perfumy, it overwhelmed the other flavors in this dish.

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  • The wildflower flavor was so strong and perfumy, it overwhelmed the other flavors in this dish.

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  • With more than 400 works, including 275 paintings, 50 of the late paper cutouts and an assortment of sculptures, drawings and prints, the massive show has temporarily displaced the entire permanent collection from two floors of the museum It's like a long, languorous alfresco feast in the south of France, with course after course of the painterly equivalent of ripe fruit, creme fraiche, warm bread and the giddy intoxication of perfumy rose.

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