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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having a sweet and pleasant smell.

Usage examples (36)
  • Heather is still in fragrant bloom, loud with bees.
  • I can't spell "fragrant"; I don't think I've ever pronounced the word either.
  • The answer to your question is: narcissism (of the most "fragrant" kind) and ignorance.
  • Remember Anne Coulter's sophisticated and mature humour about "fragrant" liberal women? for more
Tutoring comment
  • A "fragrant" (sweet-smelling) summer night was spoiled by the "flagrant" (notorious, outrageous, glaringly bad) foul made in the neighborhood ballgame.
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