Simple Definition of fragrant
: having a pleasant and usually sweet smell
Full Definition of fragrant
: having a sweet or pleasant smell
Examples of fragrant in a sentence
The soup was fragrant with herbs and spices.
<the balsam fir is a favorite as a Christmas tree because it is so fragrant>
Origin and Etymology of fragrant
Middle English, from Latin fragrant-, fragrans, from present participle of fragrare to be fragrant
First Known Use: 15th century
Synonym Discussion of fragrant
FRAGRANT Defined for Kids
Definition of fragrant for Students
: sweet or pleasant in smell
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