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stank

noun
British dialect

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a small often deep body of water
  • the Scottish innkeeper advised swimming in the nearby stank only if the prospect of hypothermia seemed appealing

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stank

verb
variants: or stunk
past tense of stink

Synonyms & Antonyms of stank (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to give off an extremely unpleasant smell
  • the dog stinks because she tangled with a skunk again

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2 to be objectionable or unsatisfactory
  • their team really stinks this year

Synonyms for stank

  • bit
  • [informal + sometimes impolite],
  • smelled
  • (or chiefly British smelt),
  • sucked
  • [informal + sometimes impolite]

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The first known use of stank was in the 14th century

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“Stank.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stank. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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