Synonyms for Scent:
n.demonstration, the color of someone's money, suggestion, pointer, smoking gun, sign, illustration, mark, proof, evidence. bag, blood sports, track, big game, bait, marks, angling, bite, capture, spoor, cast. clue, lead, savour, show, savor. forecast, prophecy, presentiment, predict, promise, premonition, foretell, precognition, prediction, foresee. catch, olfactory, sniff out, taste, palate. •fragrance (noun)
aroma, redolence, musk, essence, perfume, incense, breath, cachet, fragrance, bouquet.
cologne, eau de cologne, toilet water, Rose water, myrrh.
•smell, aroma (noun)
bouquet, whiff, track, odor, trail, redolence, fragrance, incense, perfume, essence.
v.•detect, smell (verb)
Usage examples for scent
He also began to scent underlying romance. – The Heath Hover Mystery by Bertram Mitford