Thesaurus / reeking
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Well, you take an Act of Parliament—and what is it but the finest plaster of the finest brains—wet, reeking wet from the press.
She cast her eyes around the room, reeking with the sweet sickliness of dead cigarettes.
THIRTYHOWARD VINCENT O'BRIEN
He mounted hastily and rode off, glad to be away from that reeking camp, and greatly elated with the success of the visit.
THE STORY OF THE FOSS RIVER RANCHRIDGWELL CULLUM
The fumes of the reeking cave mount to our heads, the floor is slippery with the lees and trodden vine-leaves.
RAMBLES IN THE ISLANDS OF CORSICA AND SARDINIATHOMAS FORESTER
The fields before her, which stretched to the hills, were reeking with damp.
HER SEASON IN BATHEMMA MARSHALL
They turn faith into pietism, sanctity into morality, and righteousness into a reeking prurience.
SUSPENDED JUDGMENTSJOHN COWPER POWYS
Our husbands shall not come to us, reeking with carnage, for caresses and applause.
JULIA WARD HOWELAURA E. RICHARDS
Then I stopped, turned my back to the reeking stone, and cursed the brutes that had treated me with such wanton cruelty.
YOLANDA: MAID OF BURGUNDYCHARLES MAJOR
The one room grew abominably dirty, reeking with the odors of cooking and of "non-poisonous" paint.
He saw that Pedro was reeking wet, with mouth open, and constantly stumbling, though he galloped on.
THE VIRGINIANOWEN WISTER
WORDS RELATED TO REEKING
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