noun. a heavy perfume made from the patchouli plant.
noun. small East Indian shrubby mint; fragrant oil from its leaves is used in perfumes.
- genus Pogostemon
- Pogostemon cablin
Example sentences of the word patchouli
1. Noun, singular or mass
Users either place patchouli oils or leaves around the base of a green candle or hollow out and fill the bottom of a green candle with patchouli leaves.
Put eight drops of patchouli essential oil in one tub of bathwater as another way to enjoy a softer application of this oil.
3. Noun, plural
The most popular magical uses for patchouli are the different money spells.
4. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Legend has it that Saturn, the god of hard-earned gains and limitations, governs patchouli, and all spells should be cast on Saturday, the day of Saturn.