Adjectives for odor

Odor adjectives are listed in this post. Each word below can often be found in front of the noun odor in the same sentence. This reference page can help answer the question what are some adjectives commonly used for describing ODOR.

acid, acrid, agreeable, ammoniacal, animal, appetizing, aromatic, awful, bad, balsamic, bitter, body, certain, characteristic, chemical, dank, delicate, delicious

delightful, different, disagreeable, disgusting, distinct, distinctive, earthy, ethereal, evil, exquisite, faint, familiar, fecal, fetid, fine, fishy, foul, fragrant

fresh, fruity, garlic, good, grateful, heavy, horrible, human, ill, indescribable, irritating, like, lingering, little, medicinal, metallic, musky, musty

natural, nauseating, nauseous, new, noxious, objectionable, obnoxious, odd, offensive, other, overpowering, own, particular, peculiar, penetrating, perceptible, pervasive, pleasant

pleasing, powerful, pungent, putrid, rancid, rank, repulsive, resinous, rich, same, savory, sharp, sickening, sickly, slight, smoky, sour, specific

spicy, stale, strange, strong, subtle, suffocating, sulfurous, sulphurous, sweet, sweetish, terrible, unique, unmistakable, unpleasant, unusual, very, vile

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