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perfume

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of perfume

  1. a sweet or pleasant smell <the perfume of fresh flowers filled the room> Synonyms aroma, attar (also otto), balm, bouquet, fragrancy, incense, fragrance, redolence, scent, spiceRelated Words essence, odorAntonyms fetor, malodor, reek, stench, stink




perfume

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of perfume

  1. to fill or infuse with a pleasant odor or odor-releasing substance <roses perfumed the wedding chapel> Synonyms incense, odorize, scentNear Antonyms deodorizeAntonyms stink up





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