adjective \ˈsme-lē\

: having a bad smell


Full Definition of SMELLY

:  having a smell; especially :  malodorous <smelly socks>

Examples of SMELLY

  1. I don't like smelly cheese.
  2. <your smelly sneakers are enough to raise the dead>

First Known Use of SMELLY


Rhymes with SMELLY


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