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red-oleō uī, —, ēre,

vto emit scent, diffuse odor, smell of, be redolent of: redolent murrae, O.: redolent thymo fragrantia mella, V.: vinum redolens, smelling of wine: Illa tuas redolent medicamina mensas, O.—Fig., to exhale, breathe, reach the senses: mihi ex illius orationibus redolere ipsae Athenae videntur, i. e. have a true Athenian flavor: ut multa eius sermonis indicia redolerent: orationes redolentes antiquitatem, savor of: nihil illa vicinitas redolet? suggests.

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