Examples of smelly in a Sentence
I don't like smelly cheese.
your smelly sneakers are enough to raise the dead
Recent Examples of smelly from the Web
For us straight dudes, however, being big and hairy means getting thought of as an ape—a big, dumb, smelly oaf.
One gets a little stinky, but the other one never gets even slightly smelly or dirty.
Authorities said the children, for reasons still unclear, were starved for years and held captive in a dirty, smelly house in Perris, Calif., not far from Los Angeles.
Until December, the city’s sewer system was dependent on trucks to pump sewage from one manhole and dump it in another — a smelly process that brought the infrastructure woes to many residents’ attention.
Workers for utility company Thames Water spent weeks this year dislodging the smelly 820-foot-long blob by breaking it up with high-powered hoses.
And our furniture needs to be out, too, because the job makes a huge, smelly mess.
Insulated water bottle sleeves are probably a nicer, less smelly way to go.
Flake would grab a long knife given to him for the purpose, jog over to the animal, and forcibly pierce the bloated area — whereupon a geyser of gaseous and smelly masticated alfalfa would spew high into the air.
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First Known Use of smelly
Synonymsfetid, foul, frowsty [chiefly British], frowsy (or frowzy), funky, fusty, musty, noisome, rank, reeking, reeky, ripe, malodorous, stenchy, stinking, stinky, strong
Antonymsambrosial, aromatic, fragrant, perfumed, redolent, savory (also savoury), scented, sweet
Related Wordsputrid, rancid, skunky, stale; bad, disgusting, offensive, repulsive, revolting, vile; decayed, decaying, decomposed, decomposing, rotted, rotten, rotting, spoiled, spoiling; dirty, filthy, nasty, noxious; odiferous, odoriferous, odorous
Near Antonymsflowery, fruity, spicy, woodsy
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