aroma

[ɐ_ɹ_ˈəʊ_m_ə], [ɐɹˈə͡ʊmə], [ɐɹˈə‍ʊmə]

Antonyms for aroma:

malodor, reek, fetor, stink, stench.


Definitions of aroma:

  1.   The quality or principle of plants or other substances which constitutes their fragrance; agreeable odor; as, the aroma of coffee. – Newage Dictionary DB
  2.   An odor, especially an agreeable odor, arising from condiments and spices. – A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  3.   The odor of a substance, generally agreeable or spicy; perfume; fragrance. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4.   Sweet smell: the odorous principle of plants: ( fig.) flavor of any kind. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5.   The fragrant principle in plants; an agreeable odour or smell. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  6.   any property detected by the olfactory system – Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7.   a distinctive odor that is pleasant – Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8.   Odor. – Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  9.   The odorous principle in plants; fragrance. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10.   The fragrance in plants and other substances; a pleasant, often a spicy, odour; a spiritual fragrance. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11.   Fragrance, as from plants; agreeable odor. – The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12.   Fig.: The fine diffusive quality of intellectual power; flavor; as, the subtile aroma of genius. – Newage Dictionary DB

Quotes for aroma:

  1. The Death of Advertising? I think that's in the book of Revelation. It's the day when people everywhere become satisfied with their weight, their hair, their skin, their wardrobe, and their aroma – Jef I. Richards

Usage examples for aroma:

  1. He being both critical and susceptible, a girl with Jean's distinctive aroma was dangerous company with a job of this kind on hand. ” – The Man From the Clouds by J. Storer Clouston
  2. Might I only sniff once more That aroma sweet and rare Of my dear and dusky mate- Scent as sweet as roses' breath! ” – Atta Troll by Heinrich Heine
  3. Indeed there was a distinct aroma of fresh flour paste. ” – Green Fancy by George Barr McCutcheon
  4. They took advantage of Sir Timothy's absolute license, and spent long days at The Sanctuary, ideal lovers' days, with their punt moored at night amongst the lilies, where her kisses seemed to come to him with an aroma and wonder born of the spot. ” – The Evil Shepherd by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  5. Flesh yellow, compact, crisp, tender, juicy, rich, sprightly, spicy subacid; peculiar aroma – The Apple by Various
  6. “ Linder had a sense of being unsatisfied; it was as though a ravishing meal has been placed before a hungry man, and only its aroma had reached his senses when it had been taken away. ” –  by
  7. The aroma the bouquet! ” – A Splendid Hazard by Harold MacGrath
  8. “ For enduring, ruddy incarnation, the subject, whether it be incident, scene, sentiment, or action, must have within its core this essential aroma – Essays Æsthetical by George Calvert
  9. You say so, housemaid or housekeeper, when the song of the early bird reminds you of crying children, whose faces are to be washed; when the rustling of fallen leaves in the wind makes you wonder how the new broom is going to sweep; when the aroma of roses suggests the inquiry whether the box of burnt coffee is empty; and when the rising sun, encircled by vapoury clouds, brings up the similitude of a huge fire- proof platter, and the smoke of hot potatoes. ” – Words of Cheer for the Tempted, the Toiling, and the Sorrowing by T. S. Arthur
  10. This forms a very agreeable drink which has the aroma of the fruit itself, and may be repeated 2- 3 times a day. ” – The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines by T. H. Pardo de Tavera
  11. It has not been time lost to gather together my recollections- to live again in the past,- to catch the aroma of those hours when kindness smoothed the front of war! ” – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  12. Both men were smoking hard, and, by the density of the atmosphere, and the aroma the newcomer estimated that they, unlike himself, were not five- cent- cigar men. ” – The Son of his Father by Ridgwell Cullum
  13. And with all this was mingled that exquisitely blended aroma of youth, beauty, and dignity, which permeated her and surrounded her like the sweet perfume of some strange Oriental blossom! ” – French and Oriental Love in a Harem by Mario Uchard
  14. Dorian soon discovered that this man was not a rough mountaineer, but a man of culture, trying to prolong his earth- life by the aid of mountain air, laden with the aroma of the pines. ” – Dorian by Nephi Anderson
  15. The coffee ought, if practicable, to be freshly ground every morning, in order that you may be quite sure that it be perfectly genuine, and that none of the aroma of the coffee has flown off from long exposure to the atmosphere. ” – Advice to a Mother on the Management of her Children by Pye Henry Chavasse
  16. As I continue to count to five, I shall smell the pleasant, healthy aroma of the salt water. ” – A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis by Melvin Powers
  17. The memory of his night in the Brookes' barn returned to him with the aroma of the coffee, and he understood for the first time that it is possible to associate a rapture with meat and drink. ” – The Ancient Law by Ellen Glasgow
  18. True, it has not as strong an aroma as the Catawba of our best seasons, nor has it as much astringency; but this latter I consider an advantage, and it still has abundant aroma to give it character. ” – The Cultivation of The Native Grape, and Manufacture of American Wines by George Husmann
  19. He is determined, in any case, the banker continued, to purchase your little farm; but it seems to me that it would be a beautiful end to a story that has not been without a certain aroma of romance if you, my fair guest, were, so to speak, to throw yourself into the bargain. ” – IT and Other Stories by Gouverneur Morris
  20. “ A vague aroma of acacias, from a garden near by, floated in the air, which was light, caressing, and warm. ” – Cosmopolis, Complete by Paul Bourget Last Updated: March 3, 2009

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