Translation of fragrance in Spanish:

fragrance

Pronunciation: /ˈfreɪgrəns/

n

  • 1.1 c (scent, smell) fragancia (f), aroma (m) 1.2 c (perfume) perfume (m), fragancia (f)
    More example sentences
    • For many, the use of fragrances like perfume, cologne, after-shave or scented lotion is a personal choice affecting only the user.
    • The young man wore fine garments, was perfumed with fragrances and surrounded by musicians and attendants who ministered to his every need.
    • His father had been fascinated by the chemical bases of scents, particularly the floral fragrances used in making perfumes, and he often worked in a home laboratory.
    1.3 u (freshness) [literario/literary] frescura (f)
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    • He answers that he was compared to a sweet smelling fragrance that stays in the corner of a room and does not spread.
    • It has a pleasant, sweet fragrance and is lightly laced, ruffled and fluted pale pink.
    • He put his nose closer and smelt it, nodding at the pleasant fragrance.

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