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Having or giving off an odor, especially a strong or unpleasant one: an odoriferous bag of garbage.

o′dor·if′er·ous·ly adv.
o′dor·if′er·ous·ness n.
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(ˌəʊdəˈrɪfərəs) or


having or emitting an odour, esp a fragrant one
ˌodorˈiferously adv
ˌodorˈiferousness n
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(ˌoʊ dəˈrɪf ər əs)

yielding an odor, esp. one that is pungent or unpleasant; odorous.
o′dor•if′er•ous•ly, adv.
o`dor•if′er•ous•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.odoriferous - morally offensive; "odoriferous legislation"
unsavory, unsavoury, offensive - morally offensive; "an unsavory reputation"; "an unsavory scandal"
2.odoriferous - emitting an odor; "odorous salt pork and weevily hardtack"
3.odoriferous - having a natural fragranceodoriferous - having a natural fragrance; "odoriferous spices"; "the odorous air of the orchard"; "the perfumed air of June"; "scented flowers"
fragrant - pleasant-smelling
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[ˌəʊdəˈrɪfərəs] ADJodorífero
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adj (form)wohlriechend, duftend
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Due to his odoriferousness, however, no one else can sit comfortably within 100 feet of him.
In terms of social isolation, self-doubts, derailed careers, relationships, experiences and revamped dreams, the trimeth folks experience more than simple odoriferousness. They experience the full spectrum of social, emotional and psychological disenfranchisement.