Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Smell"
The meaning of "Smell" in various phrases and sentences
Q: What does smell mean?
A: I smell a flower. It smells nice
Q: What does 'smells' mean?
Q: What does smell you later. mean?
A: that it means "see you later" in a informal vocabulary
Q: What does It smells funny in here. mean?
A: It means something smells strange or bad.
Q: What does I smell fish. mean?
Example sentences using "Smell"
Q: Please show me example sentences with smell.
A: As I opened my window in the early morning listening to the birds and waking up. As I stretched I got a smell of fresh dew on the ground outside with the wind blowing the scent of the flowers inside my bedroom, the smell of dew and roses came together and brought me back to my childhood..... (Got carried away!)
Q: Please show me example sentences with smell /wept /sweep/meet.
A: thank you very much 💕💕
Q: Please show me example sentences with smell fear.
A: The monster can smell fear. (sense your fear)
Q: Please show me example sentences with stink and smell.
A: Stink is to smell bad. Smell is neutral and hence can be either good or bad. The food smells good. This place stinks so why don't you open the windows?
Q: Please show me example sentences with smell.
A: The house smells like fresh cookies. Flowers are not just beautiful, they also smell good. That tea smells good. Dogs can smell extremely well. Wake up and smell the coffee. I think I smell an egg. (Something is wrong) I can't smell anything, I have a cold.
Synonyms of "Smell" and their differences
Q: What is the difference between smell and stench and stink ?
A: smell is just smell, any type of smell. So, when people say, "What is that smell?" it can be positive or negative. if I say, "Eww what is that smell?!" Yeahh obviously bad. but if I say, "Ooh~ what is that smell?" Then it's a good smell. depends on the tone and manner. stench is a strong, unpleasant smell. This word is a noun. ie) there's a stench in the air. ie) There's a stench in the fridge. stink is to have a bad smell, verb. ie) That stinks. (Can sometimes mean "Oh that sucks.) ie) Seafood is good, but it stinks.
Q: What is the difference between You smell bad and You smell badly ?
A: "You smell bad" means that someone has an unpleasant (bad) odor. Such as their body or hair. "You smell badly" is saying that someone is bad at smelling --- As if their nose does not work correctly! "Badly" is an adverb modifying the ACTION verb "smell." So the correct sentence would be "you smell bad."
Q: What is the difference between smell and odor and scent ?
A: @TanyaChemerska: A smell can describe a good or bad smell, an odor usually describes a bad smell, and a scent is usually nice. So a dirty sock might give off a bad odor, and a flower has a nice scent :) If your armpit smells, it's usually called 'body odor'.
Q: What is the difference between smell and fragrance ?
A: They are the same But smell can mean a bad or good smell Fragrance usually just means a good smell Example "What's that smell?" "Ew, do you smell that?" "I love that fragrance"
Q: What is the difference between smell and flavor ?
A: Smell is experienced with your nose, but flavor is experienced with your mouth and taste buds. You do not have to eat to smell something. You can smell something by putting your nose to it and inhaling.
Translations of "Smell"
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? the smell of dog paw pad
A: no we don’t 😂
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 昨日食べたラーメンは変な匂いがした The smell of ramen I ate yesterday was weird.
A: The ramen I ate yesterday smelled strange.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What’s the different between smell with flavor ？ Does the former word mean taste？
A: Flavor=taste. You taste flavors. You smell something with your nose. Smell can be a verb or noun. "I smelled the smell." "Taste" has the same idea. It can be a verb or a noun. "It tastes delicious!" "It has a delicious taste!"
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "The smell make me nauseated " or "The smell make(s) me nauseated " ?
A: Use 'makes' in this case. "The smell makes me nauseous." would be the most natural way to phrase it.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I don't like this smell.
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Other questions about "Smell"
Q: uncomfortable smell does this sound natural?
A: It is grammatically correct but would carry an uncommon meaning. More often used are: - bad smell [most common] - unpleasant smell [very common; I stole from ] - vile smell [very, very bad smell] An "uncomfortable smell" would simply be a fragrance you don't like being around. For something like dog droppings, you would most often use another word, but you could say uncomfortable. More likely it would be something like the brand of perfume your ex-girlfriend uses. You don't like being around it any more.
Q: I could smell the scent of dirt, animals and hay wafted in the air. does this sound natural?
A: It will make sense if you use "wafting" instead of "wafted". "animals and hay wafted in the air" sounds as if there are animals and hay floating in the sky... I don't think this is what you mean! Instead you could say: "I could smell the scent of dirt, animals and hay wafting in the air." That would make more sense :)
Q: (the) smell of something burning does this sound natural?
A: The smell of something burning is natural. Example; Is that the smell of something burning? Though you would more often say; Do you smell something burning? or Can you smell something burning?
Q: "I smell curry" or "I smell of curry." Which is correct?
A: It depends what you are trying to say "I smell curry" is the smell you are smelling "I smell of curry" means you yourself smell like curry
Q: A delicious smell in the air!!!! does this sound natural?
A: It's correct but usually you'd say more: "There's a delicious smell in the air!"
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