Other Words for Scent
Scent as a Adjective has these synonyms:
perceive, detect, find out, determine, discern, distinguish, recognize, sense, smell, sniff (out), get wind of, learn or hear about
Example: Scenting possible trouble, he decided he had better take along my revolver.
Scent as a Noun has these synonyms:
Example: The room was filled with the scent of wild flowers.
Example: She had left behind her handkerchief, scented with Chanel 19.
Example: In drag hunting, the scent is laid down by a sack dragged along the ground.