Translation of "scent" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun uk us /sent/

[ C ] a pleasant natural smell

the scent of roses 玫瑰的香味

[ C ] a smell produced by an animal which acts as a signal to other animals

The hounds had lost the scent of the fox near the river. 猎狗在河边闻不到狐狸的臭迹了。

[ C or U ] a pleasant-smelling liquid that people put on their skin; perfume

a bottle of scent 一瓶香水

(Translation of “scent noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)