Eau de cologne or scented toilet water.
- As for yummy smells, I certainly find it hard to resist a man with the subtlest scent of cologne.
- I pulled his coat closer to me, taking strength from its warmth and its faint scent of cologne.
- I relaxed and inhaled the scent of his cologne, one that was becoming quite familiar to me.
early 19th century: named after Cologne in Germany.