Definitions of aroma

  1. any property detected by the olfactory system Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The quality or principle of plants or other substances which constitutes their fragrance; agreeable odor; as, the aroma of coffee. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Fig.: The fine diffusive quality of intellectual power; flavor; as, the subtile aroma of genius. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The odor of a substance, generally agreeable or spicy; perfume; fragrance. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Sweet smell: the odorous principle of plants: (fig.) flavor of any kind. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Fragrance, as from plants; agreeable odor. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. The fragrant principle in plants; an agreeable odour or smell. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for aroma

  1. You say so, housemaid or housekeeper, when the song of the early bird reminds you of crying children, whose faces are to be washed; when the rustling of fallen leaves in the wind makes you wonder how the new broom is going to sweep; when the aroma of roses suggests the inquiry whether the box of burnt coffee is empty; and when the rising sun, encircled by vapoury clouds, brings up the similitude of a huge fire- proof platter, and the smoke of hot potatoes. – Words of Cheer for the Tempted, the Toiling, and the Sorrowing by T. S. Arthur
  2. For enduring, ruddy incarnation, the subject, whether it be incident, scene, sentiment, or action, must have within its core this essential aroma – Essays Æsthetical by George Calvert