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  • nounbad smell
  • verbsmell badly
  • verbbe lousy, bad

synonyms for stink

  • stench
  • fetor
  • foulness
  • malodor
  • noisomeness
  • foul odor
  • offensive smell
See also synonyms for: stank / stinking / stinks /
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antonyms for stink

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  • perfume
  • sweetness
  • be good
  • perfume
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How to use stink in a sentence

People first gave me the stink eye in London as I was American, but I got more of that in Puerto Rico from expat Americans.
HOW TO SUCK LESS AT … STARTING A THEATER COMPANYEUGENE ROBINSONMARCH 22, 2021OZY
Their slain shall be cast forth, and out of their carcasses shall rise a stink: the mountains shall be melted with their blood.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Alan would take the spinning pass and bound forward into the stink-stained Modern juniors or embryo subalterns of Army C.
SINISTER STREET, VOL. 1COMPTON MACKENZIE
Get the stink blown off you—forget some terrible things that had happened to you.
THE PLANET STRAPPERSRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN
Fresh fish and unwelcome friends stink before they're three days auld.
THE PROVERBS OF SCOTLANDALEXANDER HISLOP
Proverb: When fish has gone bad ten thousand decent men can't take away the stink.
THE TITLEARNOLD BENNETT
No, no; nay if I stir, some body shall stink: Ill not budge: Ill lie like a dog in a manger.
THE MERMAID SERIES. EDITED BY H. ELLIS. THE BEST PLAYS OF THE OLD DRAMATISTS. THOMAS DEKKER. EDITED, WITH AN INTRODUCTION AND NOTES BY ERNEST RHYS.THOMAS DEKKER
And some ill-disposed person had written to the local paper, complaining of the "stink" which arose from the water in question.
DRY FISH AND WETANTHON BERNHARD ELIAS NILSEN
And from him issues smoke, and stink, and fire, and so much abomination that scarce any man may endure there.
EARLY TRAVELS IN PALESTINEARCULF ET AL.
Half-way down, between them and me, a stink-pot yet smouldered, and the morning air carried a horrible smell of singed flesh.
THE ADVENTURES OF HARRY REVELSIR ARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH
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WORDS RELATED TO STINK

  • allegation
  • arraignment
  • attribution
  • beef
  • blast
  • bum rap
  • censure
  • citation
  • complaint
  • denunciation
  • dido
  • exposé
  • gripe
  • impeachment
  • imputation
  • incrimination
  • indictment
  • insinuation
  • recrimination
  • roar
  • rumble
  • slur
  • squawk
  • stink
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