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reeks

noun
plural of reek

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(Entry 1 of 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

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reeks

verb
present tense third-person singular of reek

Synonyms of reeks (Entry 2 of 2)

to give off an extremely unpleasant smell
  • those old sneakers reek something awful

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“Reeks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reeks. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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