verb (perfum, ing)
- A pleasant smell; the scent, odor, or odoriferous particles emitted from a sweet-smelling substance; a pleasant odor; fragrance; aroma.
- A substance created to provide a pleasant smell or one which emits an agreeable odor.
Etymology: From parfum, from the obsolete parfumare, to smoke through
- (transitive) To apply perfume to; to fill or impregnate with a perfume; to scent.
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