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smelled is smell's Past Tense

smell

US [smel]
UK [smel]
  • n.闻;气味;嗅觉;臭味
  • v.闻;闻到;有(或发出)…气味;能闻到气味
  • Web鼻子闻到的;闻起来;散发
Past Tense:smelt  Past Tense:smelled  Simple Present:smells  Present Participle:smelling  
smelled
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v.
1.
[i]
有(或发出)…气味to have a particular smell
The room smelt damp.
屋子里有潮气。
Dinner smells good.
饭菜闻起来很香啊。
a bunch of sweet-smelling flowers
一束散发着馨香的花
His breath smelt of garlic.
他嘴里有蒜味。
What does the perfume smell like?
这种香水闻起来怎么样?
2.
[t][nopass]
闻到,嗅到(气味)to notice or recognize a particular smell
He said he could smell gas when he entered the room.
他一进屋就说闻到了煤气味。
The dog had smelt a rabbit.
狗嗅到了兔子的气味。
I could smell alcohol on his breath.
我闻到他呼吸气中有酒味。
Can you smell something burning?
你有没有闻到什么东西烧焦了?
I could smell that something was burning.
我闻得到有什么东西烧焦了。
3.
[i]
能闻到气味;能嗅到气味to be able to notice and recognize smells
I can't smell because I've got a bad cold.
我患了重感冒闻不到气味。
4.
[t]
~ sth
闻,嗅(气味)to put your nose near sth and breathe in so that you can discover or identify its smell
Smell this and tell me what you think it is.
你闻一下这个,然后告诉我是什么。
I bent down to smell the flowers.
我弯下腰闻花香。
5.
[i]
有难闻的气味;散发着臭气to have an unpleasant smell
The drains smell.
下水道散发着臭气。
It smells in here.
这儿有一股难闻的气味。
He hadn't washed for days and was beginning to smell.
他好久没洗澡了,身上都有味儿了。
6.
[t][nopass]
~ sth
觉察出;感觉到to feel that sth exists or is going to happen
He smelt danger.
他意识到了危险。
I can smell trouble.
我感觉会有麻烦。
IDM
come up/out of sth smelling of roses
(informal)
虽卷入…而好名声依旧;事后于名誉无损to still have a good reputation, even though you have been involved in sth that might have given people a bad opinion of you
smell a rat
(informal)
怀疑事情不妙;感觉情况不对to suspect that sth is wrong about a situation
n.
1.
[c][u]
气味the quality of sth that people and animals sense through their noses
a faint/strong smell of garlic
淡淡的╱浓重的蒜味
a sweet/fresh/musty smell
香甜的╱新鲜的╱发霉的气味
There was a smell of burning in the air.
空气中有一股烧东西的焦煳味。
The smells from the kitchen filled the room.
满屋子都是从厨房飘来的气味。
2.
[sing]
难闻的气味;臭味an unpleasant smell
What's that smell?
这是一股什么臭味?
Yuk! What a smell!
哎哟!多难闻的气味!
3.
[u]
嗅觉the ability to sense things with the nose
Dogs have a very good sense of smell .
狗的嗅觉非常灵敏。
Taste and smell are closely connected.
味觉和嗅觉有密切的联系。
4.
[c]
嗅;闻the act of smelling sth
He took one smell of the liquid and his eyes began to water.
他闻了一下那种液体,就流起泪来了。

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