1. [ adjective ] (used with `of' or `with') noticeably odorous
Synonyms: smelling

"the hall was redolent of floor wax" "air redolent with the fumes of beer and whiskey"

Related terms: odorous
2. [ adjective ] serving to bring to mind
Synonyms: reminiscent_of redolent_of reminiscent remindful evocative

"cannot forbear to close on this redolent literary note"- Wilder Hobson "a campaign redolent of machine politics"

Related terms: mindful
3. [ adjective ] having a strong distinctive fragrance
Synonyms: aromatic

"the pine woods were more redolent"- Jean Stafford

Related terms: fragrant
Similar spelling:   redolent_of