Meaning of “musk” in the English Dictionary

"musk" in British English

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musknoun [ U ]

uk /mʌsk/ us /mʌsk/

a substance with a strong sweet smell, used in making perfumes

musky
adjective uk /ˈmʌs.ki/ us /ˈmʌs.ki/

Her skin had a warm musky odour.

(Definition of “musk” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"musk" in American English

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musknoun [ U ]

us /mʌsk/
musky
adjective us /ˈmʌs·ki/

a warm, musky odor

(Definition of “musk” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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