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[ adjective ] (used with `of' or `with') noticeably odorous

Synonyms

smelling

Examples

"the hall was redolent of floor wax" "air redolent with the fumes of beer and whiskey"

Related terms

odorous

2
[ adjective ] serving to bring to mind

Examples

"cannot forbear to close on this redolent literary note"- Wilder Hobson "a campaign redolent of machine politics"

Related terms

mindful

3
[ adjective ] having a strong distinctive fragrance

Synonyms

aromatic

Examples

"the pine woods were more redolent"- Jean Stafford

Related terms

fragrant

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