Monday, October 3, 2011

edolent

edolent [ RED-l-uh ’nt ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. having or emitting a pleasant smell; fragrant
2. (usu. followed by 'of' or 'with') having a characteristic odour; smelling (of something)
3. suggestive or remindful
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The roses and jasmine redolent with a sweet fragrance made the walk in the garden a pleasant experience.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 It's redolent of the Scottish Highlands, where the action is set, with tartans much on display and clumps of heather growing in the woods.