Definition of perfumed in English:



  • 1Naturally having or producing a sweet, pleasant smell.

    ‘perfumed soap’
    • ‘The sweet scent of perfumed roses will linger on your tongue, reminding you that the warmth of summer is on its way, but remember, a little goes a long way.’
    • ‘This had been created by the removal of two or three stone flags - the only living occupant was a lilac tree, which would be about 10 ft tall, and every year produced masses of sweet perfumed blossom.’
    • ‘The idea of scores and reviews just don't enter your mind or the conversation as you sip on the silky, perfumed Pinot Noir, which is beautifully matched with roasted salmon.’
    • ‘There are the Senators who know how to get things done, how to twist arms and pinch earlobes, and the Senators who float on a perfumed cloud of ideals.’
    • ‘I was then suddenly surrounded by a perfumed smell.’
    • ‘Trees grew up on either side to line the road, and in the spring they blossomed and turned all the roadway into a glorious perfumed world of pink and yellow flowers that danced and floated in the air and carpeted the walkway with soft petals.’
    • ‘Sweet perfumed incense swims through the air, soft, deep purple carpeting cushions your every step and lilac-coloured walls simulate being inside a giant lavender-scented sachet.’
    • ‘Wonderfully harmonious notes of leather, spice and perfumed blackfruits are diced by chewy tannins and a sparky acidity that woo each one of your 10,000 tastebuds.’
    • ‘All you see is the mist of thick and perfumed incense.’
    • ‘This evergreen clematis is covered in perfumed, pink suffused white flowers in spring and needs a sheltered wall where stems, leaves and flowers can be in full sun with roots in shade.’
    • ‘Waves of aromas and flavours of cigar boxes, ripe juicy blackcurrants and spice all harmoniously integrate with perfumed French oak and are threaded with firm acidity.’
    • ‘Chinese teas are always popular around the world for their perfumed aroma, subtlety, delicate flavour and amazing health benefits.’
    sweet-smelling, sweet-scented, scented, fragrant, aromatic, sweet
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    1. 1.1 Impregnated or scented with a sweet-smelling substance.
      ‘perfumed soap’
      • ‘Eczema is sometimes improved by avoiding contact with certain materials, such as dust, down comforters, feathers, wool, and perfumed lotions.’
      • ‘After drying your feet with a 100 percent cotton towel, I will take out a satchel filled with perfumed oils that I have personally selected for your particular feet.’
      • ‘The smell of sweat, nauseatingly perfumed shampoo and the sounds of giggling and gossip had never been my cup of tea; nor was gym class, and gym class and locker rooms went hand in hand.’
      • ‘The painting gleams monolithically against a white wall and also smells like perfumed hair product.’
      • ‘Soft strains of instrumental music welcome the visitor to the exhibition venue, along with the gentle fragrance wafting from incense sticks, and the pleasant aroma drifting from the perfumed articles on display.’
      • ‘She laid her head against his shoulder and pressed her hand against his pectoral muscle and drank in his smell of new sweat, perfumed oils and incense.’
      • ‘Avoid using highly perfumed soaps and shampoos, wear loose-fitting clothing, which forms an air barrier between you and the bugs, and use an herbal repellent.’
      • ‘Splashing water at me and throwing little balls of perfumed soap, she squealed and retreated into a corner of the room like I was a creature scurrying after her with sharp pointy teeth.’
      • ‘They use greasy perfumed stuff to slick back their hair.’
      • ‘Each of the tanks is filled with a perfumed liquid; one can get intoxicated if meandering too long among them.’
      • ‘These included tea-lights, night-lights, perfumed candles, novelty candles, oil burners and other candleholders.’
      • ‘Most of the odors we do smell indoors are overly perfumed commercial items like soaps and air fresheners.’
      sweet-smelling, sweet-scented, scented, fragrant, aromatic, sweet
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