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Translation of "scent" - English-German dictionary

scent

verb /sent/
to discover by the sense of smell wittern The dog scented a cat.
to suspect wittern As soon as he came into the room I scented trouble.
to cause to smell pleasantly riechen The roses scented the air.
scented adjective
(negative unscented) sweet-smelling duftend scented soap.
put/throw (someone) off the scent
to give (a person) wrong information so that he will not find the person, thing etc he is looking for von der richtigen Spur ablenken She told the police a lie in order to throw them off the scent.
(Definition of scent from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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