Thesaurus / stinking

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Their memories harbour them like a stinking suit of old clothes.

The Tree of HeavenMay Sinclair

For the men of the crew, it was all in the day's work; stinking, sweating, perilous toil.

The Sea BrideBen Ames Williams

Now, no doctor, I take it, likes to have his potions called "stinking stuff."

Left on LabradorCharles Asbury Stephens

Old Stubbs calls the May-pole a "stinking idol," and says it was brought home with "great veneration," hence his malediction.

A few days later, when Juan and his mother are eating their breakfast, Juan smells a stinking odor.

Filipino Popular TalesDean S. Fansler

Every mile now began to show the grisly, stinking signs of rinderpest.

The Matabele CampaignR. S. S. Baden-Powell

Who can keep books below, by the light of a stinking tallow candle, when one can lie on the deck in the sun and watch the waves?

The Lady of LynnWalter Besant

Rag pickers and costermongers of all kinds were crowding round the taverns in the dirty and stinking courtyards of the Hay Market.

Crime and PunishmentFyodor Dostoevsky

Nevertheless, I thought of the death by the Stinking Springs.

His favourite adjectives are “bloody,” “beastly,” “rotten,” and “stinking.”

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