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Spanish translation of “scent”

scent

verb /sent/
to discover by the sense of smell The dog scented a cat. to suspect
olerse algo, sospechar
As soon as he came into the room I scented trouble.
to cause to smell pleasantly The roses scented the air. scented adjective (negative unscented) sweet-smelling 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
despistar a alguien
She told the police a lie in order to throw them off the scent.
(Definition of scent from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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