Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which smells or perceives the smell of anything; also, one who tests anything by smelling.
  • noun One who or that which smells of anything, is scented, or has odor.
  • noun The nose; in the plural the nostrils.
  • noun Familiarly, a feeler; a tactile hair or process; especially, a rictal vibrissa, as one of a cat's whiskers.
  • noun 5. A prying fellow; one who tries to smell out something; a sneaking spy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who smells, or perceives by the sense of smell; one who gives out smell.
  • noun Pugilists' Slang The nose.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Someone or something that smells, that detects scent
  • noun informal the nose
  • noun informal something that has an unpleasant odor

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

smell +‎ -er

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