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Pronunciation of Perfuming: Learn how to pronounce Perfuming in English correctly

Learn how to say Perfuming correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word perfume:

[mass noun]
a fragrant liquid typically made from essential oils extracted from flowers and spices, used to give a pleasant smell to one’s body:
I caught a whiff of her fresh lemony perfume
[count noun]:
musk-based perfumes
a pleasant smell:
the heady perfume of lilacs
Pronunciation: /also pəˈfjuːm/

[with object]
give a pleasant smell to:
just one bloom of jasmine has the power to perfume a whole room
impregnate with perfume or a sweet-smelling substance:
the cream is perfumed with rosemary and iris extracts
apply perfume to:
her hair was oiled and perfumed



mid 16th century (originally denoting pleasant-smelling smoke from a burning substance, especially one used in fumigation): from French parfum (noun), parfumer (verb), from obsolete Italian parfumare, literally ‘to smoke through’: