Back to Home

Active Questions

Does blood have a smell to it?
Jokes, Polls & Anything Else / 11:23 AM - Saturday June 06, 2009

Does blood have a smell to it?

Ive never smelled my blood but ive hurd people tell me that they can smell their blood.

- Asked by carolcarr, A Thinker, Female, 26-28, Tampa

Read more about the Rating System


Yes, I does have a smell to it. It makes me very, very, hungry...muuuuaaahhhhh!

- Response by maxxfighter, A Career Man, Male, 36-45, Financial / Banking

Rating Received:


blood does have a smell, but it obtains that smell once its exposed to air. when ur blood is in ur body, its considered sterile. thats why dry blood has a much odor than fresh new blood seeping through a wound

- Response by ramen, A Creative, Male, 29-35, Los Angeles, Celebrity

Rating Received:

Community Rating: Community Star

Iron smell

- Response by An Engaged Girl, Female, 26-28

Rating Received:


yes...blood has a smell.

- Response by lasttrueromantic, A Creative, Female, 36-45, Teaching

Rating Received:


Yes, it has this odd smell to it. It;s not pleasant, but its not unpleasant.

- Response by anonymouspersona, A Hippie Chick, Female, 26-28, Miami, Administrative

Rating Received:


Yes, you can detect the smell of iron.

- Response by stoney07, An Intellectual Guy, Male, 66 or older, Who Cares?

Rating Received:


i don't think it does, but some guys say they can smell when a woman is having her period (but not blood from a cut). go figure.

- Response by pizzatroll, A Mr. Nice Guy, Male, 46-55, Science / Engineering

Rating Received:


Yeah, it smells like iron. It's pretty gross.

- Response by thmyangels, A Thinker, Female, 22-25

Rating Received:


period blood smells i have never smelled any amount of blood other wise to know

- Response by swemur1, A Creative, Female, 46-55

Rating Received:


Yes,it has a coppery metallic smell but I don't think everyone can smell blood.But in large amounts it has a cloying sweet smell that will cause you to gag but it does take large amounts.

- Response by justme38271, A Mr. Married Guy, Male, 46-55, Consulting

Rating Received:


Yes, it smells like Iron. Its almost the same as the taste of it. If you have ever bitten the inside of your lip, thats darn close to the smell of it.

- Response by ratbrat98, A Creative, Female, 29-35, Student

Rating Received:


Yes, like iron or rust.

- Response by chkdsskt, A Guy Critical, Male, 29-35, Administrative

Rating Received:


If you have ever been around some one who has bled to death, you could smell it!

As an ex-medic in the military I've smelt it several times. It is a sweet, musky, humid smell when someone has bled out!

Not a smell you want to smell again ever in your life!

- Response by luvshooters, A Mr. Nice Guy, Male, 66 or older

Rating Received:


sometimes it does yes

- Response by bigcurt, A Mr. Nice Guy, Male, 56-65, Pittsburgh, Self-Employed

Rating Received:


Yes, it does. Especially when it starts to decompose.

- Response by buffalothighs88, A Hippie Chick, Female, 56-65, Other Profession

Rating Received:


duh
how does a shark find you>?
the smell of blood in the water.
or paranah?
those little fish that will clean your meat to the bone.

- Response by movi, A Guy Critical, Male, 46-55, Administrative

Rating Received:


it tastes a certain way but I don't think it smells.

- Response by luckyinkentucky, A Cool Mom, Female, 29-35, Who Cares?

Rating Received: