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putrefied

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

having undergone organic breakdown
  • we had to throw out the putrefied tomatoes that had been sitting on the counter all week

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putrefied

verb
past tense of putrefy

Synonyms & Antonyms of putrefied (Entry 2 of 2)

to go through decomposition
  • we traced the bad smell to a dead skunk putrefying under the house

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“Putrefied.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/putrefied. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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