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odoriferous

o·dor·if·er·ous

odoriferous

 
 
pronunciation:
o d rI f rs
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part of speech: adjective
definition: having or spreading an odor, esp. a pleasant or fragrant one.
She delights in using odoriferous herbs such as fresh rosemary and sage.
antonyms:
odorless, scentless
similar words:
aromatic, fragrant
derivations: odoriferously (adv.), odoriferousness (n.)
Word Parts
The word odoriferous contains the following part:
-iferous Latin adjective-forming suffix that means producing, bearing, carrying
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See also fer, lat2, -late