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What does "Aura" mean?


(n.) Any subtile, invisible emanation, effluvium, or exhalation from a substance, as the aroma of flowers, the odor of the blood, a supposed fertilizing emanation from the pollen of flowers, etc (n.) The peculiar sensation, as of a light vapor, or cold air, rising from the trunk or limbs towards the head, a premonitory symptom of epilepsy or hysterics

Synonyms air, halo, glory, nimbus, atmosphere

Example: "The place had an aura of romance"

Word Family auras