1. having odor or a characteristic odor

- odorous jasmine flowers

- odorous garbage

- fresh odorous bread

Similar word(s): alliaceous, redolent, smelling, scented

2. emitting an odor

- odorous salt pork and weevily hardtack

Similar word(s): malodorous, malodourous, stinky, odoriferous

3. having a natural fragrance

- odoriferous spices

- the odorous air of the orchard

Similar word(s): fragrant, odoriferous, perfumed, scented, sweet

Sentences with odorous as an adjective:

- The table was piled with odorous lilies.