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
Recent Examples of fragrant from the Web
Mondelez, the snack food maker that closed the often-fragrant Kraft bakery at Roosevelt Blvd. and Byberry Rd.
The oranges are fragrant, delicious, fun to use — and of course, given their scarlet color, downright gorgeous.
But as a ripe chunk of pure baroque atmosphere, this lushly staged costume chiller is a fragrant beauty indeed.
Add garlic and cook until fragrant, 1 to 2 minutes.
Vernal witch hazel can be the most fragrant of all the species.
Cook the jalapeño pepper for 2 minutes, or until fragrant and tender.
Meanwhile, toast anchos in a dry Dutch oven over medium-high heat, stirring frequently, until fragrant, 4 to 6 minutes.
Add garlic; cook 2 to 3 minutes, until fragrant and golden.
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Origin and Etymology of fragrant
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonym Discussion of fragrant
- odorous cheeses should be tightly wrapped
- a fragrant rose
- the kitchen was redolent of garlic and tomatoes
- an aromatic blend of tobaccos
FRAGRANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fragrant for English Language Learners
: having a pleasant and usually sweet smell
FRAGRANT Defined for Kids
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