Adjectives for scent

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

acrid, agreeable, alluring, animal, aromatic, beautiful, bitter, clean, cloying, cold, comforting, cool, coppery, crisp, de, delicate, delicious, delightful, different, disagreeable, distinct, distinctive, earthy

elusive, enticing, exotic, exquisite, faint, faintest, false, familiar, favorite, feminine, fine, first, floral, flowery, foul, fragrant, fresh, fruity, good, grateful, green, heady, heavenly

heavy, herbal, high, hot, human, jasmine, keen, lavender, lemon, lemony, light, like, lilac, lingering, little, lovely, luscious, male, manly, masculine, mere, metallic, mingled

more, much, musky, musty, natural, new, old, only, other, overpowering, overwhelming, own, particular, peculiar, perfumed, pine, pleasant, pleasing, powerful, pungent, quick, rank, refreshing

resinous, rich, right, salty, same, seductive, sharp, sickly, slight, smoky, soft, soothing, sour, special, spicy, stale, strange, strong, stronger, subtle, sweet, sweeter, sweetest

tangy, tantalizing, telltale, thick, true, unfamiliar, unique, unmistakable, unpleasant, very, warm, wild, womanly, wonderful, woodsy, woody, wrong

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