Smell Sentence Examples
I love the smell of the ocean.
I could smell coffee.
She rose and approached, resting back on her heels in front of him, close enough for him to smell her musk and feel her heat.
I could smell fresh muffins.
The smell of coffee brought Yancey back into the room a little later.Advertisement
Here I am, so close to the tipster I can smell her; or him.
Yet, when the smell of bacon lured him to the kitchen, she found herself wishing he would address the subject.
From the alighting board, instead of the former spirituous fragrant smell of honey and venom, and the warm whiffs of crowded life, comes an odor of emptiness and decay mingling with the smell of honey.
Pierre had not eaten all day and the smell of the potatoes seemed extremely pleasant to him.
There was a smell of decaying leaves and of dog.Advertisement
The smell of pancakes still hung in the air of the cozy kitchen.
It was delightful to lose ourselves in the green hollows of that tangled wood in the late afternoon, and to smell the cool, delicious odours that came up from the earth at the close of day.
At one and the same moment came the sound of an explosion, a whistle of splinters as from a breaking window frame, a suffocating smell of powder, and Prince Andrew started to one side, raising his arm, and fell on his chest.
Dean instinctively sniffed the air for the smell of cordite but his nostrils picked up only the scent of alcohol.
Immediately upon stepping over the threshold, Jackson's sense of smell took over.Advertisement
Walking a path that led to the pond, he found the distinct smell of human.
Somewhere in the distance, a Meadowlark called, its melodic song adding sweetness to the smell of wild roses.
She liked his smell, his warmth, his strength…even his snarkiness.
And why does it smell like the best hamburger earth can make?
The bees do not fly in the same way, the smell and the sound that meet the beekeeper are not the same.Advertisement
She flung her arms around him, the sweet smell of innocence and softness of her body making him melt.
They used to hang in long festoons from our porch, filling the whole air with their fragrance, untainted by any earthy smell; and in the early morning, washed in the dew, they felt so soft, so pure, I could not help wondering if they did not resemble the asphodels of God's garden.
The air was filled with the smell of sulfur and the sound of gunfire.
She stood for a moment, trying to remember what the smell was.
Even in the days before my teacher came, I used to feel along the square stiff boxwood hedges, and, guided by the sense of smell would find the first violets and lilies.Advertisement
Perhaps I can get the smell out of that old dress.
Dean was close enough that he could smell the musk of her freshly washed body as she took a deep breath and let out a long and resigned sigh.
She tried to turn away, but the smell filled her senses with inhuman hunger and desperation.
The girl was close enough behind him to smell the dankness of his tangled locks.
Well you smell delicious.
He drooled at the smell, his gums and body aching for a taste.
Like every deaf or blind person, Miss Keller depends on her sense of smell to an unusual degree.
There was a masculine odor and a smell of tobacco.
The candles were then extinguished and some spirit lighted, as Pierre knew by the smell, and he was told that he would now see the lesser light.
Directly Rostov entered the door he was enveloped by a smell of putrefaction and hospital air.
It doesn't smell as if it was cleaned or preserved.
A delicious smell mixing with giggles and laughter wafted from a sidewalk table where a group of young girls were peddling baked goodies.
As they approached the spring, the smell of rotting flesh was strong.
The room was stuffy and the smell of cigarette smoke still lingered.
She sank into the luxurious seat, enjoying the smooth ride and the smell of leather.
You can still smell the lamp kerosene.
But a funny thing; the milk doesn't smell bad and everything still feels cold.
It'll smell like a whale died in here now, and I've only got three more Tahoes that survived the hurricane.
She wore no makeup but some alluring perfume made her smell like heaven.
Intrigued by the new scents, she began opening bottles to smell them.
He put a tray of garlic bread into the oven and the pungent smell of warming cheese filled the room.
A faint floral smell, however, it couldn't be perfume.
It had the stale smell of an abandoned building.
Her sense of smell is wonderful.
So vividly did he recall that hospital stench of dead flesh that he looked round to see where the smell came from.
The pleasant odor of greasy viands mingled with the smell of smoke.
The whole courtyard was permeated by a strong peaceful smell of stable yards, delightful to Pierre at that moment.
Natasha ran into the house and went on tiptoe through the half-open door into the sitting room, where there was a smell of vinegar and Hoffman's drops.
They smell like they spent years on the ground.
He smelled her before seeing her, God, how can a werewolf smell so damn good.
Carmen poured grain into the feeders and the smell of oats and honey brought a tidal wave of goats into the barn.
The sounds and scents of battle were thick in the air, from clanging of metal to cries of the injured to the smell of heated bodies.
Sulphur dioxide, recognized by its smell and acid reaction, results from the ignition of certain sulphites, sulphates, or a mixture of a sulphate with a sulphide.
It is a yellowish liquid possessing a strong smell of oil of bitter almonds.
From an evidential point of view the apparition is the most valuable class of death-warning, inasmuch as recognition is more difficult in the case of an auditory hallucination, even where it takes the form of spoken words; moreover, auditory hallucinations coinciding with deaths may be mere knocks, ringing of bells, &c.; tactile hallucinations are still more difficult of recognition; and the hallucinations of smell which are sometimes found as death-warnings rarely have anything to associate them specially with the dead person.
It is a heavy gas of a deep yellow colour and possesses an unpleasant smell.
The doctor and valet lifted the cloak with which he was covered and, making wry faces at the noisome smell of mortifying flesh that came from the wound, began examining that dreadful place.
I like to watch them move and listen to them - I even like the way they smell.
He smelled like a heady mix of male musk and something so faint and sweet, it made her want to press her face to the skin of his chest for a better smell.
We do not smell like other wolves for protection.
I guess that would explain the smell.
In his arms, with his warm breath on her cheek and the smell of his cologne surrounding them, it was actually an exciting experience.
Maybe it was the faint smell of expensive cologne, or the feel of his warm hand through her blouse, or even the fact that it had been so long since anyone had taken an interest in her work.
Surprised, Taran resisted the urge to rest his chin atop her head, or nuzzle her cheek, or smell her hair.
He lowered his head to nuzzle her neck, loving the smell of a woman's skin almost as much as he did the taste of her blood.
If you 're not sure, do n't be afraid to ask the sommelier to smell the wine too.
Jackson wondered, could I possibly smell as incredible to her as she does to me?
For a moment she lay her head on his chest, enjoying the smell of him and the feel of his hands on her back.
Gods, but he could smell her sweet scent! Her large eyes seemed to see right through him. He feared reaching out, in case she slid through his fingers like smoke. He'd lost her in life; he wasn't going to risk losing her in his dreams. He could imagine closing the distance between them, sweeping her up into his arms, and making love to her on the beach.
Birds sang in the mature trees that ringed the deck and there was a country smell of spring.
He disliked her smoking and the stale smell that always surrounded her like a bar room musk.
The room had a musty closed-up smell and looked like a thousand other motel rooms in a thousand other cities.
And there was a smell of cigarette smoke, a definite no-no, one of the few points on which he and the old man agreed.
Fred spent most of Sunday in his room either reading or playing with his notes until Dean had enticed him out by the smell of two steaks slapped on the outside grill.
But in spite of a quantum measure of misery, it was a holiday weekend, the day was beautiful, as Dean discerned as soon as he managed to pry his eyes open and inhale the smell of Fred's coffee.
He could smell her sweetness in the night air and her breath was only inches from him.
Had anyone else been that close, she would have felt her space was being invaded, but in this case the smell of his cologne and his close proximity increased her pulse.
The smell of alfalfa came from a stack of hay in the corner.
The smell of Italian seasoning greeted them and she glanced up at him.
The faint smell of his cologne was disturbing and she stepped back.
The faint smell of disinfectant soap was washed away by expensive cologne.
That was the way it started, but the warmth of his body, the smell of his cologne and the feel of his muscular back begged her to linger.
The smell of burning food broke into her thoughts.
The kitchen would smell of good food and her soft neck would be as fragrant as spring flowers.
She'd be setting the table by now and the kitchen would smell of freshly fried chicken and peach cobbler.
She could smell both on him.
I love the way you smell when you've worked out.
The sagging bed, moldy smell, and cracked window did nothing to settle her nerves.
She could smell the sea; they were probably somewhere in the destroyed city.
He breathed deeply, more interested in detecting the faint smell of the warlord.
Memon stopped close enough for her to smell the rot on his breath.
The acrid smell of cigarette ashes burned her nose and brought tears to her eyes.
The acrid smell of sulfur surfed a breeze and burned her nose.
In a few minutes she her ride would be here and she wouldn't have to smell the stuff for four weeks.
A gust of wind delivered the smell of raindrops on parched soil.
He was able to see, hear, smell and predict the actions of those around him.
This woman's blood didn't smell like any blood Xander had drunk.
The smell of blood is in the air.
The scent of pine trees disappeared, replaced by the overpowering smell of cleaning solution.
Or hear her or smell her or sense her, unless she's standing within three feet of me, Xander said in irritation.
No one could sense her, but he would be able to smell her blood.
Sulphur is present to the extent of more than i %, whence the smell of suiphuretted hydrogen when the resin is heated.
The olfactory organ is poorly developed, and it is still a question whether birds possess much power of smell; many are certainly devoid of it.
Fielde show that an ant follows her own old track by a scent exercised by the tenth segment of the feeler, recognizes other inmates of her nest by a sense of smell resident in the eleventh segment, is guided to the eggs, maggots and pupae, which she has to tend, by sensation through the eighth and ninth segments, and appreciates the general smell of the nest itself by means of organs in the twelfth segment.
Soaps give an alkaline reaction and have a decided acrid taste; in a pure condition - a state never reached in practice - they have neither smell nor colour.
The manufacturer of toilet soap generally takes care to present his wares in convenient form and of agreeable appearance and smell; the more weighty duty of having them free from uncombined alkali is in many cases entirely overlooked.
Its vapour possesses a characteristic smell, somewhat resembling that of ozone.
They hunt entirely by sight, the sense of smell being defective.
These are large dogs, hunting by smell, with massive structure, large drooping ears, and usually smooth coats, without fringes of hair on the ears, limbs or tail.
The peculiar musky odour was perceived from a distance of a hundred yards; but according to Professor Nathoist there was no musky taste or smell in the flesh if the carcase were cleaned immediately the animals were killed.
It possesses an extremely pungent smell, and its vapour is extremely irritating to the eyes.
The proteids should be as far as possible removed during the preparation of the rubber, as these substances are chiefly responsible for the objectionable smell and colour of " native " rubbers, and their presence leads to subsequent change in the commercial material.
The lower members of the series are neutral liquids possessing a characteristic smell; they are soluble in water and are readily volatile (formaldehyde, however, is a gas at ordinary temperatures).
As the carbon content of the molecule increases, they become less soluble in water, and their smell becomes less marked with the increase in boiling point, the highest members of the series being odourless solids, which can only be distilled without decomposition invacuo.
It is a colourless liquid, with a very pungent smell, and attacks the mucous membrane very rapidly.
They exhibit an intense blue colour when in the liquid condition or dissolved in alkali and possess a very sharp smell.
The flowers are hermaphrodite and regular, with the same number and arrangement of parts as in the order Liliaceae, from which they differ in the inconspicuous membranous character of the perianth, the absence of honey or smell, and the brushlike stigmas with long papillae-adaptations to wind-pollination as contrasted with the methods of pollination by insect agency, which characterize the Liliaceae.
It is a colourless, strongly fuming gas which has a suffocating smell.
Primary amines when heated with alcoholic potash and chloroform yield isonitriles, which are readily detected by their offensive smell.
The simple distillation of sea-water, and the production thereby of a certain proportion of chemically fresh water, is a very simple problem; but it is found that water which is merely evaporated and recondensed has a very disagreeable flat taste, and it is only after long exposure to pure atmospheric air, with continued agitation, or repeated pouring from one vessel to another, that it becomes sufficiently aerated to lose its unpleasant taste and smell and become drinkable.
When barely two years old she was deprived of sight, smell and hearing, by an attack of scarlet fever.
I have noticed that they appear to be able to smell whether or not a worm is contained in the closed hand to which they swim, for they desisted from their efforts if an empty fist was offered."
The insects visit the plant in large numbers, attracted by the foetid smell, and act as carriers of the pollen from one spathe to another.
Sodium in boiling amyl alcohol reduces it to aromatic tetrahydro-a-naphthylamine, a substance having the properties of an aromatic amine, for it can be diazotized and does not possess an ammoniacal smell.
When it has a very strong and penetrating odour, but when it is thoroughly purified from sulphuretted and phosphuretted hydrogen, which are invariably present with it in minute traces, this extremely pungent odour disappears, and the pure gas has a not unpleasant ethereal smell.
A faint smell of acetylene may be perceived during the oxidation in moist air; this is probably due to traces of calcium carbide.
It possesses a strong ammoniacal smell, and on digestion with alcohol the carbamate is dissolved and a residue of ammonium bicarbonate is left; a similar decomposition taking place when the sesquicarbonate is exposed to air.
Larger quantities can be detected by warming the salts with a caustic alkali or with quicklime, when the characteristic smell of ammonia will be at once apparent.
Fluorine is a pale greenish-yellow gas with a very sharp smell; its specific gravity is 1.265.
He could neither eat, nor bear the smell of, fish.
Nauseous flowers, dull and yellowish and dark purple in colour and often spotted, with a smell attractive to carrion flies and dung flies, e.g.
At ordinary temperatures it is a colourless gas, possessing a penetrating and suffocating smell.
It is a colourless gas, possessing a faint pungent smell and a slightly acid taste.
It is a colourless gas, possessing an unpleasant pungent smell.
The orthoquinones more resemble the a-diketones; they are crystalline solids of a red or yellow colour, but differ from the paraquinones in being devoid of smell and not volatile in a current of steam.
About the same time he showed by a wonderful series of experiments that the colouring matter of Prussian blue could not be produced without the presence Of a substance of the nature of an acid, to which the name of prussic acid was ultimately given; and he described the composition, properties and compounds of this body, and even ascertained its smell and taste, quite unaware of its poisonous character.
Iodine possesses a characteristic penetrating smell, not so pungent, however, as that of chlorine or bromine.
Although hypoiodous acid is not known, it is extremely probable that on adding iodine or iodine monochloride to a dilute solution of a caustic alkali, hypoiodites are formed, the solution obtained having a characteristic smell of iodoform, and being of a pale yellow colour.
They possess an exceedingly unpleasant smell and are poisonous.
In the Cistercian monasteries, to keep the noise and smell of dinner still farther away from the sacred building, the refectory was built north and south, at right angles to the axis of the church.
It is an oil, possessing a smell like that of butyric acid.
Although thus highly poisonous, the bean has nothing in external aspect, taste or smell to distinguish it from any harmless leguminous seed, and very disastrous effects have resulted from its being incautiously left in the way of children.
Whether it is guided as much by touch as by smell I cannot safely say; but it appears to me that both senses are used in the action.
It was this sermon that determined his friend Thomas Bilney to go to Latimer's study, and ask him " for God's sake to hear his confession," the result being that " from that time forward he began to smell the word of God, and forsook the school doctors and such fooleries."
Chloroform may be readily detected by the production of an isonitrile when it is heated with alcoholic potash and a primary amine; thus with aniline, phenyl isocyanide (recognized by its nauseating smell) is produced, CHC13+C6H5NH2+3KHO=C6H5NC+3KC1+3H20.
The substance of the fungus is dry and opaque with a peculiar smell suggesting ripe apricots or plums. The flesh is whitish tinged with yellow.
It has a characteristic smell, and is very volatile, distilling readily in a current of steam.
Chamois are exceedingly shy; and their senses, especially those of sight and smell, very acute.
Newly pressed rape oil has a dark sherry colour with, at first, scarcely any perceptible smell; but after resting a short time the oil deposits an abundant mucilaginous slime, and by taking up oxygen it acquires a peculiar disagreeable odour and an acrid taste.
The period of the hot winds, called the khamsin, that is, the fifties, is calculated from the day after the Coptic Easter, and terminates on the day of Pentecost, and the Moslems observe the Wednesday preceding this period, called Jobs Wednesday, as well as its first day, when many go into the country from Cairo, to smell the air.
A strong growth of the fungus gives the appearance of mildew on the wood, and produces an unpleasant musty smell.
Chlorine is a gas of a greenish-yellow colour, and possesses a characteristic unpleasant and suffocating smell.
Except by smell, by change of specific gravity, and by deterioration of drying properties, these adulterations are difficult to detect.
Another modification of sensory setae is supposed to be associated with the sense of smell.
Elionurus, a widespread savanna grass in tropical and subtropical America, and also in the tropics of the old world, is rejected by cattle probably on account of its aromatic character, the spikelets having a strong balsam-like smell.
It burns with a blue flame when heated in the air or in oxygen, at the same time giving a characteristic smell of rotten horseradish, a reaction which serves for the recognition of the element.
At best it has a rank fishy odour, and the darker the colour the more disagreeable the smell.
Quinoline is a colourless liquid with a smell resembling that of pyridine.
This, tainting the herbage or stones over which the animal walks, affords the means by which, through the powerfully developed sense of smell, the neighbourhood of other individuals of the species is recognized.
If one were to ask him what the substance is in which this colour and that taste or smell inhere, " he would find himself in a difficulty like that of the Indian, who, after saying that the world rested on an elephant, and the elephant on a broad-backed tortoise, could only suppose the tortoise to rest on ` Something, I know not what.'
The drug is excreted partly by the bronchi - which it tends to disinfect - and partly in the urine, which it causes to smell of violets.
It is a colourless gas of unpleasant smell, excessively poisonous, very slightly soluble in water.
The arsines and arsine chlorides are liquids of overpowering smell, and in some cases exert an extremely irritating action on the mucous membrane.
On distillation of equal parts of dry potassium acetate and arsenious oxide, a colourless liquid of unbearable smell passes over, which is spontaneously inflammable and excessively poisonous.
When the disease attacks the larvae before they are sealed over Bacillus alvei is present, usually associated with Streptococcus apis, which latter imparts a sour smell to the dead brood.
They are colourless liquids, which are insoluble in water and possess a characteristic offensive smell.
The non-drying oils, the type of which is olive oil, do not become oxidized readily on exposure to the air, although gradually a change takes place, the oils thickening slightly and acquiring that peculiar disagreeable smell and acrid taste, which are defined by the term "rancid."
The fatty acids so set free are then more readily attacked by the oxygen of the air, and oxygenated products are formed, which impart to the oils and fats the rancid smell and taste.
The oil retained traces of sulphur, which showed themselves disagreeably in the smell of soaps made from it, and in the blackening of substances with which it was used.
They have an aromatic smell and a hot burning taste, and can be distilled unchanged.
The insoluble part of the gum is a calcium salt of bassorin (C12H20010), which is devoid of taste and smell, forms a gelatinoid mass with water, but by continued boiling is rendered soluble.
He leaned closer, his hot breath laden with the smell of alcohol.
They probably smell the danger.
The warmth of her body; the way her soft breath felt against Lisa's neck; the baby smell of her.
I didn't want the smell to draw any unwanted visitors.
She sighed and breathed in the scent of his warm skin and the lingering, faint smell of blood.
He knew by the smell of gasoline and antifreeze and the wetness he felt as he reached above his head.
She liked his smell, his warmth, his strengthâ€¦even his snarkiness.
She wrapped her arms around him, comforted by his scent and tormented it was the last time she.d smell him.
The "other items" proved to be a notebook with hundreds of practiced letters and numbers, a pen and dried ink bottle, a white dress with a thrift store smell that had aged to yellow, a comb, hair brush, some ancient under things and a pair of ladies shoes.
If he didn't know better, he would have thought her a vampire, but she didn't smell like one.
Between the shampoo, perfume, body wash and all the other scents, a vampire could barely get a whiff of the earthy delicious smell that was natural.
If vampires can't smell us they can't hunt us.
Take time to indulge, taste, smell, relax and pamper.
I only ever sweat badly under one arm (weird) and the smell has definitely changed to a very acrid smell.
The shales yield crushed ammonites, but are best known for their high oil content, which gives the rock a distinct smell.
To smell horrible and be in close contact with other people is extremely antisocial.
Wake up to the smell of burnt asphalt as the thrill of illicit street racing permeates the air.
The condition of the book itself is terrible, and the pages smell like something out of my grandmother's attic.
This feed has a very nice consistency and unlike some organic feeds doesn't smell too bad either.
Summer arrives and the smell of fresh herbs pervades the chalk grassland as you walk through wild thyme, marjoram and wild basil.
Be considerate when lighting bonfires or having a barbecue, not everyone wants their washing to smell of smoke and charred sausages!
The smell indoors was not quite the smell of freshly brewed coffee in the morning.
Even more alarming was the smell of burning brimstone that hung over the ruins of the parson's house.
Monday 13th June 2005 There is something about the smell of the first broad beans that raises my pulse.
Humans can smell hydrogen sulfide gas, the smell of rotten cabbage, in the parts per trillion range.
Speaking of Bond, this film does seem to smell a little of a spy caper.
You can smell when the activated carbon is no longer working.
Carbon monoxide detectors detect carbon monoxide detectors detect carbon monoxide, a poisonous gas with no smell, taste or color.
Its smell is more medicinal than green cardamom with a hint of pine smoke.
Where I'm sitting there's a delicious smell of fresh celery from the veg bed next to me.
There is a small cesspool, one of which had been closed by the tenants because of the offensive smell.
There was always a gorgeous smell of freshly roasted coffee near that vent.
Carbon dioxide is colorless, non combustible with a faintly acid smell, has a suffocating effect and is heavier than air.
There was no flash, but we noticed a strong smell of burnt cordite.
It may have been more the fact that I could smell toasting crumpets - and how often do you get crumpets...?
Colors range from white to purple, and the smell, which is released in the evening, is incredibly delicious.
And once again -- after the violets faded -- I noticed the faint smell of puppy diarrhea.
He looked dirty, but did not smell bad at all.
These compounds give pools their characteristic smell and can cause eye discomfort.
Smell was no worse in the summer than what we used to get with ordinary rubbish disposal.
Yes, it does smell particularly dreadful, but there is a belief in the orient that it is a good slipperiness additive.
Given the smell, it's shocking that this place was producing anything edible at all.
Can I smell burning eucalyptus or am I hallucinating?
If I smell lemon eucalyptus and mimosa I am right in that painting.
The glazing in the undulating ribbon roof revealed London's billowing skyscape, a sight that somehow evoked the smell of the sea.
It smelled like old mildew mingled with the smell of human feces.
They vary in length and are black and sticky when fresh and smell slightly fishy.
Even the smell of burning flesh had begun to subside.
At dusk they shall smell the fragrance of flowers.
I'm going to end up killing myself with my air freshener fumes to drown out the smell.
Gazan butcher Mohammed Hadad opens the door to a walk-in fridge, releasing a pungent smell of rotting meat into his shop.
Nero's horse took fright at the smell of a dead body lying by the roadside, which made him expose his face.
It has been an absolute godsend... the smell of freshly made bread is lovely.
They're beautiful, smell gorgeous, are easy to wrap up as a present for someone else!
Everywhere you could smell somebody's grandma 's sauce simmering from an open window.
It might smell like a fisherman's armpit, but it is very good at improving microbial activity and helps accelerate growth.
What you smell as a rose, I may smell as mown hay.
They smell fishy, or some people say, of new-mown hay or Jasmine tea.
I feel healthier, and my kids no longer smell horrible - thats the kind of thing you don't notice until you stop.
It detonated, leaving only a loud high pitched howl and the smell of burning web behind.
I could smell incense then saw 6 hooded monks walk past me chanting.
It stops, I see the jeep, no-one around, nothing, no wind, no smell.
Talk ' bout yer brimstone, ah kin smell it from here!
He'd been given a yellow rose by the pub landlady, insisting I smell it by shoving it up my nose.
The soap provided, about two inches square and very thin, gave little lather and had no smell.
The air was thick with the smell of fresh manure.
I can remember the taste of sugar cane and apple slice melons, also the smell of guavas.
The best flower is Ground Ivy (pictured - the crushed leaves smell minty ).
Carbon monoxide detectors detect carbon monoxide, a poisonous gas with no smell, taste or color.
They do not use sight or smell - just move up the plant hoping to bump into a tasty morsel.
I can smell the musk of the pages - the ink like mehndi across the page.
On further questioning, Tim revealed that the air was fresh, but, a slightly musky smell was prominent.
The straw should smell sweet, not musty or stale.
Not only did she smell nasty, she died.
The last time I walked past one, I found the smell of fat and small children rather nauseous.
The sense of smell, again, is compelled by necessity to refer itself to that same judgment.
You smell like a skunk soaking in sardine nectar for a week.
Our latest Neem product and what's more, it doesn't smell strongly like the Oil Soaks with neem product and what's more, it doesn't smell strongly like the Oil Soaks with Neem!
That salt rubbed on the hands after peeling onions will entirely remove the smell.
What a scent doth He cast, whose garments smell of myrrh, aloes, and cassia, out of the ivory palaces?
He may be wearing a lot of aftershave, or have been sucking peppermint, to disguise the smell of alcohol.
Peppermint (organic) Just the smell of this organic peppermint (organic) Just the smell of this organic peppermint seems to cheer us up.
She was close enough that he could smell the perfume she wore.
Reports of alteration of the sense of smell, usually in conjunction with taste perversion, have also been received.
In all the cases the smell of the intercrop will tend to confuse the brassica pest.
A seriously polluted river Effects of pollution Pollution can make rivers smell.
Be warned, however, it does make a rather pungent smell in your kitchen.
The smell of a familiar fruit becomes pungent in my nostrils.
The flowers are strongly scented and smell most pungent at night time.
The family of genes that encode the olfactory receptors responsible for detecting smell provide an extreme example.
Those with living livestock hurried about tending the pathetic remnants of their herds with cloth over their noses to keep out the smell.
The smell of freshly burnt aviation fuel is like the aroma of sweetly scented roses to you.
We gotta wake up and smell the roses, brothers and sisters.
One of the first things that Ragazzo noticed about the house in Coppice Row was the sweet rather sickly smell which hung over everything.
The somewhat sickly smell of procrastination is in the air once again.
The hair of their heads was not singed, their cloaks were not harmed, and no smell of fire had come upon them.
The contents of my compost bin have turned slimy My compost bin does not seem to heat up Why does my compost bin smell?
What to avoid... You don't want to fling open the windows of your dream cottage only to smell pig slurry.
It smelled of Africa, that pungent spicy smell from the sage bushes.
The musty smell of moss and pregnant decay would not greet him.
The acrid smell of burnt eagle feathers hung in the air.
The slime which covers the skin has a strong but not unpleasant, smell.
All well and good you might think but how can we work with that overpowering paint smell?
At least that fishy smell about the place has gone.
In the living room the curtains smell Like birds ' keek and are all soggy and wet.
If you're not sure, don't be afraid to ask the sommelier to smell the wine too.
They often carry staves or similar and carry sprays which they direct at the hounds in order to disrupt their sense of smell.
Maturation takes place on rye straw in dark, humid cellers which produces a distinctive musty smell.
The sweet smell of leather, the sweet smell of leather, the sweet smell of success... Never had a company car?
Sorry folks, but it is time to not only smell the coffee, but to have a good swig of caffeine too!
The smell of stale tobacco pervades all the public areas including the ' no smoking ' lounge area.
I will never forget the musty smell of the place, especially in the back rooms where we kept hundreds of ancient reference tomes.
Tommy's wrist - the smell of onions is familiar.
For the first time, he noticed a rather unpleasant smell in the tunnel.
Their diapers also smell less unpleasant than those of bottlefed babies!
Again a strong smell of urine and a poor standard of cleanliness were noted but nothing else seriously untoward.
Such a place must be very unwholesome, and the smell of it was complained of by the neighbors.
Dogs go mad for garlic tho it can smell vile to us!
The familiar smell originates from a pungent volatile oil and sulfur held within the bulb and leaves.
On Thursday there was more than a distinct whiff of drain smell around the chamber.
The erect, flowering stems appear from July to late autumn and produce dense whorls of lilac flowers with a strong and pungent smell.
But, in use, while the meaning of the word "perfume" has been extended so as to include everything sweet in smell, from smoking incense to the invisible fresh fragrance of fruits and exquisite scent of flowers, that of the word "incense," in all the languages of modern Europe in which it occurs, has, by an opposite process of limitation, been gradually restricted almost exclusively to frankincense (see Frankincense).
This includes two cloisters, the great cloister surrounded by the buildings essentially connected with the daily life of the monks, - the church to the south, the refectory or frater-house here as always on the side opposite to the church, and farthest removed from it, that no sound or smell of eating might penetrate its sacred precincts, to the east the dormitory, raised on a vaulted undercroft, and the chapter-house adjacent, and the lodgings of the cellarer to the west.
A rather pretty plant, common in woods and in hedgebanks in spring, but with a pungent garlic-like smell, which is characteristic of the genus (see ALLIuM).
This great assemblage is always a dangerous centre of infection, and the days of Mina especially, spent under circumstances originally adapted only for a Bedouin fair, with no provisions for proper cleanliness, and with the air full of the smell of putrefying offal and flesh drying in the sun, produce much sickness.
She also lost her sense of smell and taste.
Her recollections of the sensations of smell are very vivid.
Yes, it's a pleasant smell.
The place has the pungent smell of dead bodies.
Very pungent smell at bottom of first drop, probably due to rotting sheep.
Our noses were assaulted by the putrefying smell of rotting flesh.
It was dark, cold and there was a putrid smell, as tho something had gone rotten in there.
The rancid, sour smell of dragon wafted up from the large pen below.
I suffocate in the smell of sodden earth. Can you ignore me just like that, friend? Stop it, I retort.
The revolting smell of people, just about to die.
How do I get rid of the smell without ruining the cue?
When ripe these wash rind cheeses have a distinctive smell and luscious creamy interiors.
The only problem was the smell of rotten eggs due to the sulfur in them.
An oaky wine will usually taste and smell of freshly sawn wood, or may have sweet vanilla flavors.
In all there are 1000 olfactory genes scattered throughout the genome, evidence of the importance of smell to most mammals.
Can you smell the flowers, imagine the scent of lavender, or honeysuckle?
Worst of all was the strange smell, a smell that sickened every stomach.
I shall never forget the strong sickly smell of bodies which had been in the hot sun for a fortnight.
They wave the siphon back and forth to detect where the smell of food is coming from.
What to avoid... You do n't want to fling open the windows of your dream cottage only to smell pig slurry.
I smell the many scents of a wood in autumn.
I can also still smell the wonderful aromas of Potter Bailey.
However, I could hear the noise and smell the foul odor of the glass tubes they call beer.
I smell something fishy, and I 'm not talking about the contents of Baldrick 's apple crumble.
Large cushions and rugs had been flung about and the smell of strong incense or perfume filled the air.
It was fairly near one of the blanket mills and I wo n't forget the overwhelming smell of sulfur as one passed by.
He called for the fire, on to which he sprinkled powder which produced a strong aromatic smell.
Fresh sprouts have no odor or a delicate smell.
Any buds which appear crushed or compressed, which contain seeds or which have a stale smell, are probably misrepresented imported bush.
I think I can smell garlic on our starboard bow.
I smell the distinct stench of hypocrisy, do n't you?
Having an unusual response to sensory stimuli Ã¢ i.e. sound, light, smell, shadows.
A distinct smell of stinking fish began to permeate the EU institutions !
She even tried to smell strangers in the street.
The sweet smell of leather, the sweet smell of success... Never had a company car?
Sorry folks, but it is time to not only smell the coffee, but to have a good swig of caffeine too !
The Dome ended up as a tacky show best remembered for the smell of greasy hamburgers.
The rich smell of decay tainted the warm air.
It smelled strong of the fog, like the smell of a washing-house, but with a shrewd tang of the sea salt.