Synonyms for noisomeness

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I will not try to describe the noisomeness of that reeking hole.

We were all so famished that we took no heed of the noisomeness of the ration.

The chance visitor has sometimes to rush to the outer air, deadly sick and faint at even a breath of this noisomeness.

What was in his heart, why he had subjected himself to the noisomeness of failing flesh, Peter had not the faintest idea.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "harmful, noxious," from noye "harm, misfortune," shortened form of anoi "annoyance" (from Old French anoier, see annoy) + -some (1). Meaning "bad-smelling" first recorded 1570s. Related: Noisomeness.

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