Meaning of smell

Definition of smell

(noun) the sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form; "she loved the smell of roses"
the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people; "the feel of the city excited him"; "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"; "it had the smell of treason"
the faculty that enables us to distinguish scents
the act of perceiving the odor of something
(verb) inhale the odor of; perceive by the olfactory sense
emit an odor; "The soup smells good"
smell bad; "He rarely washes, and he smells"
have an element suggestive (of something); "his speeches smacked of racism"; "this passage smells of plagiarism"
become aware of not through the senses but instinctively; "I sense his hostility"; "I smell trouble"; "smell out corruption"

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