Definition of odorless in US English:

odorless

adjective

  • Having no odor.

    ‘an odorless gas’
    • ‘It becomes an odorless, stable, nitrogen-rich fertilizer capable, for instance, of doubling corn yields.’
    • ‘The compound, a white, tasteless, odorless powder, was dissolved in about 4 ounces of water.’
    • ‘The female condom is made from polyurethane, which is thin and soft and odourless.’
    • ‘Radon is a colorless, odorless, radioactive gas.’
    • ‘Ideally, your urine should be plentiful, very pale yellow or almost colourless, and odourless.’
    • ‘The microbes convert the hydrogen sulfide into odorless hydrogen sulfate, which is carried away by water trickling over the foam.’
    • ‘In its refined form, sodium benzoate is a white, odorless compound that has a sweetish, astringent taste.’
    • ‘Subsequently, ulcerations occur with drainage of clear, yellow, oily, odorless fluid, sterile at culture.’
    • ‘Half of the group added the odorless pheromone to their preferred perfume, the other half added a placebo.’
    • ‘To change the consistency of paint, try odorless mineral spirits, perhaps mixed with a dab of linseed oil.’
    • ‘An aspiring inventor, the father has squandered his years huddled over bubbling pots attempting to create an odourless shoe.’
    • ‘Mercury can evaporate and become a colorless, odorless vapor.’
    • ‘I worry about odorless gas sneaking its way into my office building.’
    • ‘Exhaust fans installed in the composting chamber ensure an odorless system.’
    • ‘An odorless turpentine substitute must be used in lieu of turpentine.’
    • ‘The colourless, odourless liquid had mistakenly been left on a surface in a water bottle, according to police in Nicosia.’
    • ‘The specific odor of the root, stem, and leaf evaporates when heated, and becomes odorless.’
    • ‘They are inert, high-purity powders with no caloric value and are virtually colorless, odorless and tasteless in food formulations.’
    • ‘Vodka was supposed to be the spirit without taste or flavor, and odorless to boot.’
    • ‘Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, poisonous gas.’
    unscented, unperfumed, inodorous, deodorized, fragrance-free
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Pronunciation

odorless

/ˈōdərləs//ˈoʊdərləs/