Definition of Fragrancy

1. Noun. A pleasingly sweet olfactory property.

Exact synonyms: Bouquet, Fragrance, Redolence, Sweetness
Generic synonyms: Aroma, Odor, Odour, Olfactory Property, Scent, Smell
Derivative terms: Fragrant, Redolent, Sweet



Definition of Fragrancy

1. Noun. fragrance ¹

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Definition of Fragrancy

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Medical Definition of Fragrancy

1. The quality of being fragrant; sweetness of smell; a sweet smell; a pleasing odour; perfume. "Eve separate he spies, Veiled in a cloud of fragrance." (Milton) "The goblet crowned, Breathed aromatic fragrancies around." (Pope) Origin: L. Fragrantia: cf. OF. Fragrance. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fragrancy

fragmentise
fragmentist
fragmentists
fragmentize
fragmentized
fragmentizes
fragmentizing
fragments
fragmin
fragor
fragors
fragrance
fragranceless
fragrances
fragrancies
fragrancy (current term)
fragrant
fragrant agrimony
fragrant bedstraw
fragrant cliff fern
fragrant orchid
fragrant shield fern
fragrant sumac
fragrant water lily
fragrant wood fern
fragrant woodsia
fragrantly
fragraunt
frags
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Literary usage of Fragrancy

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1. "Smile-awhile," Am (1918)
"... "they didn't charge me a cent." "Yes, but what did the judge say you were guilty of?" "I think," said Sam, "he said I was guilt}7 of fragrancy. ..."

2. A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in by John Pinkerton (1813)
"... this gradual alteration of colour, the fruit exhales fuch a fragrancy as ... retains its fragrancy for a confider- able time, when it begins to decay. ..."

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