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smell

verb [I, L only + adj] (CHARACTERISTIC) 特征     /smel/ (smelled or UK ALSO smelt)
to have a particular quality that others can notice with their noses 有…气味,发出…气味 My hands smell UK of/ US like onions. 我手上有洋葱味。 That cake smells good. 那蛋糕闻起来不错。 There's something in the fridge that smells mouldy. 冰箱里有东西闻起来发霉了。 Your feet smell (= have an unpleasant smell). Why don't you wash them? 你的脚臭哄哄的,为什么不洗洗呢? Smells and smelling
(Definition of smell verb (CHARACTERISTIC) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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