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Smell

Definition

[n] the act of perceiving the odor of something
[n] any property detected by the olfactory system
[n] the faculty of smell
[n] the sensation that results when olfactory receptors in the nose are stimulated by particular chemicals in gaseous form; "she loved the smell of roses"
[n] 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"
[v] emit an odor; "The soup smells good"
[v] smell bad; "He rarely washes, and he smells"
[v] inhale the odor of; perceive by the olfactory sense

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