air freshener


an aerosol spray, liquid deodorizer, or other preparation used to remove odors and freshen the air in a room.

Origin of air freshener

First recorded in 1945–50 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Word Origin and History for air freshener

1949, from air (n.1) + agent noun from freshen.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper