Adjective of Smell, Good and Bad Smell Adjectives

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Smells are a big part of our lives. We can smell good things and bad things. What adjectives can we use to describe the smell? Today, we will learn some adjectives to describe the smell in English. There are many different smells in the world, but we will focus on good and bad smells today.

List of Adjectives of Smell

  1. Pleasant
  2. Sweet
  3. Fragrant
  4. Odorless
  5. Stinky
  6. Gross
  7. Rank
  8. Pungent
  9. Acrid
  10. Foul
  11. Malodorous
  12. Noxious
  13. Putrid
  14. Smelly
  15. Aromatic
  16. Musty
  17. Pungent
  18. Acrid
  19. Floral
  20. Stale
  21. Musky
  22. Sweet
  23. Spicy
  24. Foul
  25. Earthy
  26. Fishy
  27. Sour
  28. Fragrant
  29. Rancid
  30. Woody
  31. Smoky
  32. Tangy
  33. Moldy
  34. Herbal
  35. Citrusy
  36. Scented
  37. Putrid
  38. Mild
  39. Sweaty
  40. Burnt
  41. Sulphurous
  42. Nutty
  43. Fresh
  44. Delicate
  45. Buttery
  46. Garlicky
  47. Metallic
  48. Peppery
  49. Salty
  50. Soapy
  51. Toasty
  52. Vanilla
  53. Bitter
  54. Caramelized
  55. Cheesy
  56. Flowery
  57. Grassy
  58. Juicy
  59. Minty
  60. Resinous
  61. Smelly
  62. Sugary
  63. Tart
  64. Yeasty

There are many different adjectives to describe the smell in English. We can use adjectives such as pleasant, sweet, fragrant, and odorless to describe good smells. We can also use adjectives such as stinky, gross, rank, pungent, acrid, and foul to describe bad smells. We can also use adjectives such as malodorous, noxious, and putrid to describe very bad smells.

Smell Adjectives

List of Adjectives of Good Smell

  1. Pleasant
  2. Sweet
  3. Fragrant
  4. Odorless
  5. Stinky
  6. Gross
  7. Rank
  8. Pungent
  9. Acrid
  10. Foul
  11. malodorous
  12. noxious
  13. putrid
  14. smelly

List of Adjectives of Bad Smell

  1. Stinky
  2. Gross
  3. Rank
  4. Pungent
  5. Acrid
  6. foul
  7. malodorous
  8. noxious
  9. putrid
  10. smelly
  11. fetid
  12. vile
  13. disgusting
  14. offensive

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Adjectives Of Smell

Last updated on March 25th, 2024 at 06:58 am