Beautiful Words: ‘Petrichor’ January 13, 2015 January 9, 2019 petrichor – noun a pleasant smell of earth after rain. “other than the petrichor emanating from the rapidly drying grass, there was not a trace of evidence that it had rained at all” Like it? Please share it:FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail Related Hector and the Search for Happiness 360 around the World Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published.CommentName Email Website Save my name, email, and site URL in my browser for next time I post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.