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odournoun [C or U]

UK formal (US odor) uk   /ˈəʊ.dər/  us   /ˈoʊ.dɚ/
C2 a ​smell, often one that is ​unpleasant: Inside the ​room there was the ​unmistakable odour ofsweatyfeet.figurative The odour ofhypocrisyhung about everything she said.
(Definition of odour from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “odour”
in Korean 냄새…
in Arabic رائحة…
in Malaysian bau…
in French odeur…
in Russian запах (часто неприятный)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (常指難聞的)氣味, 臭味…
in Italian odore…
in Turkish koku, keskin koku…
in Polish zapach, woń, odór…
in Spanish olor…
in Vietnamese mùi…
in Portuguese odor, fedor…
in Thai กลิ่น…
in German der Geruch…
in Catalan olor, pudor…
in Japanese (不快な)におい…
in Chinese (Simplified) (常指难闻的)气味, 臭味…
in Indonesian bau…
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