English to Afrikaans Meaning :: redolent

Redolent :
geurig
- geurig
 

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Adjective(1) serving to bring to mind(2) (used with `of' or `with'(3) having a strong pleasant odor

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(1) There is an imbalance in power in this proposed relationship between employer and employee that is redolent of the situation of women in the workforce before they acquired full political rights.(2) The Derby is redolent of tradition and grandeur.(3) I remember the covers, too, evocative old-style paintings of girls in clothing redolent of a bygone era, so unlike what we wore in the 1960s that it added another layer of exotic mystery.(4) Travellers arriving back at Gatwick last Sunday morning encountered the kind of industrial disruption more redolent of the winter of discontent than Britain's modern and flexible economy.(5) And the whole town smoulders damply under a haze of burnt burger, singed sausage, and evaporated candy floss, all slightly sticky and redolent of the smell of pink bubble gum.(6) Could there ever be a venue more redolent of York's history than the Barbican?(7) They are strong, redolent of the dignity of human life, and contrary to many images of female nudity.(8) These tubes and shapes are redolent of the exterior world, yet they are also evocative of our skin, our interior bodies, our senses.(9) The very word, redolent of dusty, don't touch displays inside glass cases, would once have brought howls of protests from children simply wanting to enjoy an afternoon out.(10) And we bought fresh, succulent oysters redolent with the scent of the sea.(11) My normally reserved father turns into a rapacious gourmand around the steaming, redolent pot, reliving his Saskatchewan youth by heaping his plate.(12) By yesterday morning the temperature was still firmly below zero but a rare spirit of solidarity and optimism, redolent of the heady days of eastern Europe's liberation in 1989, had taken hold.(13) No radio, no TV, just the meal, the New Yorker, and the soft high whine of Jasper breathing through his nose, coveting the redolent sausage.(14) To cap it all, the building's architecture is redolent of the classical Greek culture that originally founded the concept of gymnasia and held physical exercises in the very highest esteem.(15) No blooming season is more redolent than spring, so it makes perfect olfactory sense to smell the flowers now.(16) This is an ambitious 18-track programme piece redolent of the history, mystery, and eloquent loneliness in the Border hills of the composer's childhood.
Synonyms
Adjective
1. evocative ::
suggestief
3. resonant ::
resonante
4. aromatic ::
aromatiese
Antonyms
1. fetid ::
stink
2. foul ::
vuil
3. malodorous ::
onwelriekende
4. noisome ::
verderflike
5. putrid ::
voos
6. rancid ::
galsterige
7. rank ::
rang
8. stinking ::
stinkende
9. strong ::
sterk
Different Forms
redolent
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