There are 2 translations of whiff in Spanish:

whiff1

Pronunciation: /hwɪf; wɪf/

n

  • 1.1 (smell) olorcillo (m); (unpleasant) tufillo (m), olorcillo (m) I caught a whiff of gas percibí or (AmL tb) sentí un olorcillo or tufillo a gas, me llegó una ráfaga or vaharada de gas
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    • She climbed in the window with ease and as she approached the stairs she caught a whiff of perfume not belonging to Mrs. Chavez.
    • He caught a whiff of her hair; it smelled like citrus.
    • He heard faint movements, and caught a whiff of perfume.
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    • Plus an unpleasant whiff of effluent as in the previous week's remorseless attacks on Cherie Blair, not for anything she's said or done but for the way she looks.
    • The smell, however, lingered on for a while and despite the baking sunshine, at week's end there still was a whiff of unpleasantness in the air.
    • After all, who hasn't found themselves in the middle of a favourite movie only to catch a whiff of some foul miasma making its way merrily up your nostrils?
    1.2 (sniff) [colloquial/familiar] have a whiff of this milk huele esta leche, tómale el olor a esta leche (AmL)
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    • I looked to Cory, who was seated in the front of the boat, holding his fingers to his nose and taking a deep whiff.
    • I stepped into the shop, took a deep whiff of the powerful chocolate and sugar scents, and studied the pastry case.
    • He took a deep whiff of the salty sea air and sighed.

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Word of the day merienda
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afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 2 translations of whiff in Spanish:

whiff2

vi

  • (BrE) [colloquial/familiar], oler* mal, tener* mal olor (AmL) ; (stronger) apestar
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    • As I looked at him a whiff of excrement passed my face, as if it came from his open mouth.

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more