Definition of Smelling bottle

1. Noun. A bottle containing smelling salts.

Generic synonyms: Bottle



Smelling Bottle Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Smelling Bottle Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Smelling Bottle

smell the barn
smell up
smell ya later
smellable
smelled
smeller
smellers
smelleth
smellier
smellies
smelliest
smellily
smelliness
smelling
smelling(p)
smelling bottle (current term)
smelling like a rose
smelling salt
smelling salts
smelling the barn
smellings
smells
smells and bells
smells fishy
smelly
smelt
smelted
smelter
smelter's chills
smelter's fever

Literary usage of Smelling bottle

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Our social bees; or, Pictures of town & country life, and other papers by Andrew Wynter (1861)
"BRITANNIA'S smelling bottle. DID the reader ever ask himself, as ho passed a perfumer's shop,— How aro these delicate odours that strike HO sweetly upon tho ..."

2. Lucius Q. C. Lamar: His Life, Times, and Speeches. 1825-1893 by Edward Mayes (1896)
"But the old preacher went on with his quotations: "' Bless the Lord, O my smelling bottle! and all that is within me, bless his holy name! ..."

3. Recollections of a Lifetime by John Goode (1906)
"brethren and sisters, when the soul leaves the body it is a mere evaporation, a mere exhalation as it were, as if you would uncork a smelling-bottle. ..."

4. Royal Memoirs on the French Revolution: Containing, I. a Narrative of the by Marie-Thérèse Charlotte Angoulême, Louis, John Wilson Croker (1823)
"They left her only a pocket-handkerchief and a smelling-bottle, lest she should feel ill. She was now hurried away, after having embraced me, and charging ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Smelling bottle

Search for Smelling bottle on Dictionary.com!Search for Smelling bottle on Thesaurus.com!Search for Smelling bottle on Google!Search for Smelling bottle on Wikipedia!

Search