the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people; "the feel of the city excited him"; "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"; "it had the smell of treason" Synonyms: spirit, tone, feel, feeling, flavor, flavour, look,
become aware of not through the senses but instinctively; "I sense his hostility"; "i smell trouble"; "smell out corruption" Synonyms: smell out, sense,
emit an odor; "The soup smells good"
smell bad; "He rarely washes, and he smells"
inhale the odor of; perceive by the olfactory sense
have an element suggestive (of something); "his speeches smacked of racism"; "this passage smells of plagiarism" Synonyms: smack, reek,