smelly

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adjective \ ˈsme-lē \

Definition of smelly

smellier; smelliest
:having a smell; especially :malodorous
  • smelly socks

Examples of smelly in a Sentence

  1. I don't like smelly cheese.

  2. your smelly sneakers are enough to raise the dead

Recent Examples of smelly from the Web

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First Known Use of smelly

1862


SMELLY Defined for English Language Learners

smelly

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adjective

Definition of smelly for English Language Learners

  • : having a bad smell


SMELLY Defined for Kids

smelly

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adjective \ ˈsme-lē \

Definition of smelly for Students

smellier; smelliest
:having an odor and especially a bad odor
  • smelly sneakers


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