Synonyms for musky

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I must hunger, though, before I could bring myself to touch the musky morsel.

It was infested with alligators, which filled the air with a musky odour.

“But it is of no use, and its musky odour will be very offensive,” said Mr Rogers.

This will prevent the flesh from having a strong or musky taste when it is cooked.

The musky daughter of the Nile, with plaited hair and almond eyes.

It was musky all right, but it was more snake than musk to me.

Parker caught another whiff of the musky perfume that she used.

The strong, disagreeable, musky smell of the intruder arrested him.

The musky scent of the orchids had a word to say in the matter too, no doubt.

They keep awake all night, and all the air is heavy and musky sweet because of them.