Translation of "whiff" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /wɪf/ us

a slight smell, carried on a current of air

He leaned towards me and I caught/got a whiff of garlic.
During the first few months of pregnancy the slightest whiff of food cooking made my stomach turn.
a whiff of sth

a slight sign of something

un olorcillo a algo
They regularly hold elections without a whiff of corruption or violence.

(Translation of “whiff” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /wif/

a sudden puff (of air, smoke, smell etc)

bocanada, vaharada, soplo, olorcillo
a whiff of petrol
a whiff of cigar smoke.

(Translation of “whiff” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)