fragrant = duftend, wohlriechend

 

fra·grant (frgrnt)
adj.
Having a pleasant odor.

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[Middle English, from Latin frgrns, frgrant- past participle of frgrre, to emit an odor.]
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fragrant·ly adv.

 

fragrant \Fra"grant\, a. [L. fragrans. -antis, p. pr. of fragrare to emit a smell of fragrance: cf. OF. fragrant.] Affecting the olfactory nerves agreeably; sweet of smell; odorous; having or emitting an agreeable perfume.

Fragrant the fertile earth After soft showers. --Milton.

Syn: Sweet-smelling; odorous; odoriferous; sweet-scented; redolent; ambrosial; balmy; spicy; aromatic. -- Fra"grant*ly, adv.

 

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