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reek

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of reek

  1. 1 a strong unpleasant smell a terrible reek coming from the garbage can Synonyms of reek funk, stink, stenchWords Related to reek acridness, fetidness, foulness, fustiness, malodorousness, mustiness, odoriferousness, odorousness, rancidity, rankness, staleness; badness, vileness; dirt, dirtiness, filth, filthiness, nastiness; effluvium (also effluvia), emission; odor, redolence, scent, sniffNear Antonyms of reek floweriness, lusciousness, savoriness, spiciness, sweetness; bouquet; ambrosiaAntonyms of reek aroma, fragrance, perfume

  2. 2 an atmospheric condition in which suspended particles in the air rob it of its transparency couldn't see through the reek of smog and smoke surrounding the steel plant Synonyms of reek brume, fog, gauze, mist, murk, haze, smog, soupWords Related to reek bank, cloud, fume, miasma, smoke, smother, steam


reek

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of reek

  1. to give off an extremely unpleasant smell those old sneakers reek something awful Synonyms of reek stinkWords Related to reek exhale, savor (also savour), smell; decay, decompose, rot, spoil; disgust, offend, repulse, revolt



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