Examples of stench in a Sentence
the stench of rotting meat
we finally discovered the dead rat that was causing the stench in the basement
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The stench of puke mixed with the smell of sweat and urine.
Every inch of her house was covered in an animal stench, and my asthma immediately flared up.
The stench — which many said smells like rotten eggs or raw sewage — was reported in Orlando, Longwood, Altamonte Springs, Oviedo and Lake County, among other communities.
There has been a stench about the Carolina Panthers quarterback for a long time, but that foul smell became utterly repugnant this week, when Newton revealed himself to be the oldest, most tired cliché in sports: a sexist, chauvinistic pig.
Boughner is charged with sterilizing the stench of a sixth-place division finish last season, replacing four departed forwards and stabilizing a defensive corps that returns five of six defensemen.
On a recent October morning, the heavy stench of decomposing flesh hung in the air inside the labs at the Montgomery County Coroner’s office in Norristown, 20 miles northwest of Philadelphia.
In the fall of 2015, neighboring tenants began complaining about a mysterious stench and bloody boxes in a Dumpster.
Workers dressed in layer after layer of protection and oxygen masks are shielded from the worst of the stench.
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Synonymsfunk, reek, stink
Antonymsaroma, fragrance, perfume
Related Wordsacridness, fetidness, foulness, fustiness, malodorousness, mustiness, odoriferousness, odorousness, rancidity, rankness, staleness; badness, vileness; dirt, dirtiness, filth, filthiness, nastiness; effluvium (also effluvia), emission; odor, redolence, scent, sniff
Near Antonymsfloweriness, lusciousness, savoriness, spiciness, sweetness; bouquet; ambrosia
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