Definition of redolence noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    redolence

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈredələns//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈredələns//
     
    [uncountable](literary)
     
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  1. 1the quality of making you think of the thing mentioned There was a splendid 1930s redolence about the house.
  2. 2the quality of smelling strongly of the thing mentioned the redolence of herbs and spices