stinker


stink·er

noun \ˈstiŋ-kər\

: a person or thing that is disliked

: something (such as a book or film) that is very bad

Full Definition of STINKER

1
a :  an offensive or contemptible person
b :  one that stinks
c :  something of very poor quality; also :  dud 2a <the movie is a stinker>
2
:  any of several large petrels that have an offensive odor
3
slang :  something extremely difficult <the examination was a real stinker>

Examples of STINKER

  1. He is a dirty little stinker.
  2. a real stinker of a performance

First Known Use of STINKER

1602

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