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stink out

Definition of stink out

British

  1. :  to give a very bad smell to (something) <His cigars stink out the house.>



Word by Word Definitions

stinkplay
  1. :  to emit a strong offensive odor

    :  to be offensive

    :  to be in bad repute

  1. :  a strong offensive odor :  stench

    :  a public outcry against something :  fuss

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball


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