[ noun ] (psychology) a distinctive odor that is pleasant
Used in print(Tristram Coffin, Not to the Swift....)
Al_'s_Little_Cafe was small , dark , narrow , and filled with the mingled scent of beer , tobacco smoke , and Italian cooking .(Gerald Green, The Heartless Light....)
Some liar 's logic , a wisp of optimism as fragile as the scent of tropical blossoms that came_through the window ( a euphoria perhaps engendered by the pill Fritzie had given her ) , consoled her for a moment .
[ noun ] any property detected by the olfactory system
Used in print(Hampton Stone, The Man Who Looked Death...)
He was freshly shaved , and if there had been any alcohol in him we could never have missed detecting some scent of_it on the massive gusts of his laughter .