Examples of stinker in a Sentence
He is a dirty little stinker.
a real stinker of a performance
Recent Examples of stinker from the Web
Except for the reek of the Cordova cannery, which wraps the entire town in seal's breath, there is not a stinker in the bunch.
Howard has a solid filmography, but he's directed his fair share of stinkers.
After roughly 40 films made across 35 years, Tom Cruise has starred in notably few absolute stinkers.
Such was the case Sunday night when the four-time league MVP put up a stinker (11 points, 4 of 13 shooting, 6 turnovers, no points over the final 16 minutes, 31 seconds) in a Game 3 loss to the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals.
However this unfolds, this fight almost certainly won’t be a stinker.
Even after it was completed, Schiff had a hunch Romy and Michele would be a box-office stinker.
Stephenson, who also appeared in Troll 2, sheds light on Italian director Claudio Fragasso, who shot the 1989 stinker.
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First Known Use of stinker
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Definition of stinker for English Language Learners
: a person or thing that is disliked
: something (such as a book or film) that is very bad
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