Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Words You've Been Using Wrong

odorize

[oh-duh-rahyz] /ˈoʊ dəˌraɪz/
verb (used with object), odorized, odorizing.
1.
to make odorous; add scent to:
to odorize natural gas to make leaks detectable.
Also, especially British, odorise.
Origin of odorize
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85; odor + -ize
Related forms
odorizer, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for odorize

Word Value for odorize

17
17
Scrabble Words With Friends