noun fra·grance \ˈfrā-grən(t)s\

: a pleasant and usually sweet smell

: a perfume or cologne

Full Definition of FRAGRANCE

a :  a sweet or delicate odor (as of fresh flowers, pine trees, or perfume)
b :  something (as a perfume) compounded to give off a sweet or pleasant odor
:  the quality or state of having a sweet odor

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Synonym Discussion of FRAGRANCE

fragrance, perfume, scent, redolence mean a sweet or pleasant odor. fragrance suggests the odors of flowers or other growing things <the fragrance of pine>. perfume may suggest a stronger or heavier odor <the perfume of lilacs>. scent is very close to perfume but of wider application because more neutral in connotation <scent-free soaps>. redolence implies a mixture of fragrant or pungent odors <the redolence of a forest after a rain>.
FRAGRANCE Defined for Kids


noun fra·grance \ˈfrā-grəns\

Definition of FRAGRANCE for Kids

:  a sweet or pleasant smell


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