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pungent
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
strong smelling or tasting

or much more rarely: anything sharp, painful, or penetrating — physically or emotionally
  • Turning me around by one arm, he moved a broad flat hand along the front vista, including in its sweep a sunken Italian garden, a half acre of deep, pungent roses, and a snub-nosed motor-boat that bumped the tide offshore.
    p. 7.9
pungent = strong smelling
There are no more uses of "pungent" in The Great Gatsby.

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