They had us smell it first, and I remember thinking "Oh, yes, I know that odor!"
And, typing that, it occurs to me how rarely we hear modern Americans use the word happy without an odor of irony.
Not one person in the room had a clue it was cinnamon, because without the odor of cinnamon, it's impossible to sense.
The former NFL linebacker is known for his starring role in Old Spice "odor Blocker Body Wash" ads.
The debate in the city at the time of the odor was, ‘Was it maple syrup?’
The form may have been destroyed, but the taste and the odor do not perish.
A moment after, the odor of alcohol scented the little cabin.
Into the depths of his concentration came the odor of tsin-tsin flowers, followed by the familiar, silkie voice of his arch-enemy.
But their humour, like the odor and smoke of gunjah, (hasheesh) was become stifling.
It exhaled an odor of toy boxes of painted pine; it recalled the horrors of a New Year's Day.
c.1300, from Anglo-French odour, from Old French odor "smell, perfume, fragrance" (12c., Modern French odeur) and directly from Latin odor "a smell, a scent" (pleasant or disagreeable), from PIE *od- "to smell" (cf. Latin olere "emit a smell, to smell of," with Sabine -l- for -d-; Greek ozein "to smell;" Armenian hotim "I smell;" Lithuanian uodziu "to smell").
Good or bad odor, in reference to repute, estimation, is from 1835. Odor of sanctity (1756) is from French odeur de sainteté (17c.) "sweet or balsamic scent said to be exhaled by the bodies of eminent saints at death or upon disinterment."
odor o·dor (ō'dər)
The property or quality of a thing that affects, stimulates, or is perceived by the sense of smell.
A sensation, stimulation, or perception of the sense of smell.