Definition of perfumy in US English:

perfumy

adjective

  • See perfume

    • ‘It had a perfumy smell, sir, it must have been hers.’
    • ‘‘I'm asthmatic and when I burn paraffin candles in my home, or get around smoke or perfumy scents, my airway closes down and I start to panic.’’
    • ‘Starting tomorrow we will help to create a new world order based on women's love, the generative power of the goddess, and the importance of flowery, perfumy knick-knacks.’
    • ‘All that remained of her was a faint trace of her sweet perfumy aroma.’
    • ‘The aroma has an interesting perfumy sweetness to it, and the rose definitely comes out in the flavour along with a malt chocolate and coffee sweetness.’

Pronunciation

perfumy

/-mē/