follow Dictionary.com

What do a.m. and p.m. stand for?

odour

[oh-der] /ˈoʊ dər/
noun, Chiefly British
1.
odor.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for odour
British Dictionary definitions for odour

odour

/ˈəʊdə/
noun
1.
the property of a substance that gives it a characteristic scent or smell
2.
a pervasive quality about something: an odour of dishonesty
3.
repute or regard (in the phrases in good odour, in bad odour)
Derived Forms
odourless, (US) odorless, adjective
Word Origin
C13: from Old French odur, from Latin odor; related to Latin olēre to smell, Greek ōzein
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for odour
n.

chiefly British English spelling of odor (q.v.); for spelling, see -or.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for odour

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for odour

6
7
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with odour

Nearby words for odour