from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Present participle of smell.
- v. Used in adjectival compounds.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of one who smells.
- n. The sense by which odors are perceived; the sense of smell.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The sense of smell; olfaction.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the act of perceiving the odor of something
- adj. (used with `of' or `with') noticeably odorous
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a faculty so separate as in her, so positive and salient, like smelling or sight -- more like _smelling_: for it is the faculty, half Reason, half
Now that Galifianakis is in L.A. to promote his movie he's staying in a hotel, which he described as smelling like "if a foot could fart," which was just one of the his many ridiculous quotes.
But make no mistake: This was not some weird, exiled Gershwin smelling of vodka and revolution.
We came in smelling like hamburger grease and stayed until the paper was done, while the best teacher ever swept through to tear up a page or goose a lead.
Building them a Mosque, and ensuring there are no pig farms within smelling distance?
The nuts and seeds are so delicious-smelling from the oven that I could honestly use it as a cookie ... forget the pie!
I'm within smelling distance of the end of part 1.
So instead I am going for a scent that my brother described as smelling like the interior of a taxicab, and by that I mean pretty much the entire “Vanille” collection from Comptoir Sud Pacifique.
The troll oozes vitriol as he enters the room to the revulsion of all within smelling distance.
The Diamondbacks can move within smelling distance of their first World Series championship with a victory Tuesday night over Roger Clemens.