Adjective Definition

redolent

1.Definition: (used with `of' or `with') noticeably odorous

"The hall was redolent of floor wax", "Air redolent with the fumes of beer and whiskey"

Related Adjective(s):smelling


2.Definition: having a strong pleasant odor

"The pine woods were more redolent"

Related Adjective(s):aromatic


3.Definition: serving to bring to mind

"Cannot forbear to close on this redolent literary note", "A campaign redolent of machine politics"

Related Adjective(s):evocative, remindful, reminiscent, resonant




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