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scented

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adjective scent·ed \ˈsen-təd\

Simple Definition of scented

  • : having a pleasing smell

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of scented

  1. :  having scent: asa :  having a perfumed smellb :  having the sense of smellc :  having or exhaling an odor

Examples of scented in a sentence

  1. <a bowl of scented petals used to perfume a room>



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First Known Use of scented

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