Definition of fragrance
1a : a sweet or delicate odor (as of fresh flowers, pine trees, or perfume)b : something (such as a perfume) compounded to give off a sweet or pleasant odor
2 : the quality or state of having a sweet odor
Examples of fragrance in a Sentence
a flower with a lovely fragrance
the fragrance of lilac trees in full bloom
Recent Examples of fragrance from the Web
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Beyoncé and JAY-Z’s company filed papers to trademark the apparent monikers for everything from fragrances and cosmetics to baby gear, tote bags, and water bottles.
The fragrance is based on the cultish West Texas campground of the same name.
Picking a fragrance has always been a personal decision for me.
These fragrances will complement the food smells but won’t compete with them.
The site adds that the trademarks are for things including fragrances, cosmetics, key chains, water bottles, sports balls, and other novelty items.
The acid, which gives jasmine flowers their fragrance, is produced by plants as part of its defense against insects and fungus.
A truly great fragrance-free cleanser: Garnier’s micellar water.
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FRAGRANCE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fragrance for English Language Learners
: a pleasant and usually sweet smell
: a perfume or cologne
FRAGRANCE Defined for Kids
Definition of fragrance for Students
: a sweet or pleasant smell
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