Usage examples for fragrant

  1. They cannot admire a rose for its fragrant beauty, but must needs regard it as a thing to be picked at once and used to gratify their appetite. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  2. At the first moment, when they were unobserved, he drew her to the window, where the evening breeze blew in, fragrant and cool; then into the piazza; then across the lawn; then down to the gate which opened upon the beach. – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  3. It was in the fresh, fragrant forest, in the last hour of leave- taking. – Pictures of Sweden by Hans Christian Andersen
  4. The fog fled and you found the world clear and fragrant – Kenny by Leona Dalrymple
  5. So we four talked happily for a while, until she left us on pretence that the dew was falling; and with that, as I have said, a wonderful silence possessed the garden fragrant with memories and the night- scent of flowers. – News from the Duchy by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  6. Lorna says a girl ought to be like a flower- sweet, modest and fragrant she's a bit sentimental when you get her alone, but I agree with the idea, though I should not have expressed it in the same way. – The Heart of Una Sackville by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  7. They have a range of coloring and are so absolutely hardy, easy to grow and fragrant that they are advisable for this use. – Garden Ornaments by Mary H. Northend
  8. The air was fragrant from the many flowers then springing up, especially where the natives had burnt the grass. – Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia In Search of a Route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria (1848) by Lt. Col. Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell Kt. D.C.L. (1792-1855) Surveyor-General of New South Wales by Thomas Mitchell
  9. The gorgeous air- flowers, delicate and fragrant – Through Five Republics on Horseback by G. Whitfield Ray
  10. Clouds hardly moved, winds were asleep, the air, fragrant with the breath of the evergreens, scarcely stirred, luxuriously warm and still. – Pine Needles by Susan Bogert Warner
  11. All was in order, and the air was deliciously cool and fragrant infilled with some rare and delicate odor. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  12. The winds were gentle and the rains light and fragrant – The Venus Trap by Evelyn E. Smith
  13. It is not the rose that springs from the hearts of youthful lovers, though this rose will ever be fragrant in song. – Good Stories For Great Holidays Arranged for Story-Telling and Reading Aloud and for the Children's Own Reading by Frances Jenkins Olcott
  14. " Cherry," Peter said, on a wet January day, when he came upon her in the dining room, contentedly arranging a fragrant mass of wet violets, " I think Martin's out of the woods now. – Sisters by Kathleen Norris
  15. " Surely we do not need all that coffee, Mrs. Sheldon," he said, as Aunt Faith filled a tin box with the fragrant mixture,- ground coffee and egg all prepared for the boiling water. – The Old Stone House by Anne March
  16. Let us multiply deeds of service which will make countless places fragrant for all our after years. – My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year by John Henry Jowett
  17. The coffee was strong and fragrant – Molly Brown's Senior Days by Nell Speed
  18. At the end of five minutes something soft and fragrant fell on to the table near me. – Sight Unseen by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  19. At the sight of a bush, white with flowers, she uttered an exclamation of pleasure, and broke off a branch covered with fragrant blossoms, as they rode by. – Under the Rose by Frederic Stewart Isham
  20. After a time the fresh morning air, fragrant with the fields and flowers, drifted in, and the birds in the trees took up their morning songs. – The-Circus-Boys-on-the-Flying-Rings-or-Making-the-Start-in-the-Sawdust-Life by Darlington, Edgar B. P.