sweet-scented

/ˈswit-sɛntəd/ (say 'sweet-sentuhd)

adjective
having a pleasantly sweet smell; fragrant.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Sweet-scented — Sweet scent ed, a. Having a sweet scent or smell; fragrant. [1913 Webster] {Sweet scented shrub} (Bot.), a shrub of the genus {Calycanthus}, the flowers of which, when crushed, have a fragrance resembling that of strawberries. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sweet-scented — /sweet sen tid/, adj. having a pleasant and sweet smell; fragrant. [1585 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • sweet-scented — adjective having a natural fragrance odoriferous spices the odorous air of the orchard the perfumed air of June scented flowers • Syn: ↑odoriferous, ↑odorous, ↑perfumed, ↑scented …   Useful english dictionary

  • sweet-scented — adj fragrant, aromatic, sweet, sweet smelling, odoriferous, odorous; redolent, balmy, ambrosial, perfumed, scented …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • sweet-scented — a. Fragrant, redolent, balmy, sweet smelling, aromatic, spicy, perfumed …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • sweet-scented — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. fragrant, aromatic, perfumed; see odorous 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • sweet-scented — aromatic, with a good smell, fragrant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Sweet-scented shrub — Sweet scented Sweet scent ed, a. Having a sweet scent or smell; fragrant. [1913 Webster] {Sweet scented shrub} (Bot.), a shrub of the genus {Calycanthus}, the flowers of which, when crushed, have a fragrance resembling that of strawberries. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sweet-scented shrub — noun or sweet shrub : carolina allspice …   Useful english dictionary

  • sweet-scented shrub — (Bot.) Carolina allspice (Calycanthus) …   New dictionary of synonyms

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