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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Cause to smell bad; fill with a bad smell.

Usage examples (3)
  • Verb (used without object) : That book stinks. ,They stink of money. She stinks with jewelry
  • Verb (used with object) : an amateurish performance that really stank up the stage
  • Noun : There was a big stink about his accepting a bribe for more
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