shortened variant of odoriferous, odorous or fragrant; also called odiferant
c.1500, odeferus, “fragrant,” shortened variant of odoriferous. Related: Odiferously; odiferousness.
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[oh-din] /ˈoʊ dɪn/ noun, Scandinavian Mythology. 1. the ruler of the Aesir and god of war, poetry, knowledge, and wisdom; Wotan: the chief god. /ˈəʊdɪn/ noun 1. (Norse myth) the supreme creator god; the divinity of wisdom, culture, war, and the dead Germanic counterpart Wotan, Woden chief Teutonic god, the All-Father, a 19c. revival in […]
[oh-dee] /ˈoʊˈdi/ noun, plural ODs or OD’s. 1. an overdose of a drug, especially a fatal one. 2. a person who has taken an overdose of a drug, especially one who has become seriously ill or has died from such an overdose. verb (used without object), OD’d or ODed or OD’ed, OD’ing or ODing. 3. […]
[oh-dee-uh s] /ˈoʊ di əs/ adjective 1. deserving or causing hatred; hateful; detestable. 2. highly offensive; repugnant; disgusting. /ˈəʊdɪəs/ adjective 1. offensive; repugnant adj. late 14c., from Anglo-French odious, from Old French odieus (late 14c., Modern French odieux) or directly from Latin odiosus “hateful, offensive, unpleasant,” from odium “hatred” (see odium).