foul-smelling


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foul-smelling

adj
having a very unpleasant smell
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.foul-smelling - offensively malodorous; "a foul odor"; "the kitchen smelled really funky"

foul-smelling

adjective
Having an unpleasant odor:
Informal: smelly.
Translations

foul-smelling

[ˈfaʊlˈsmelɪŋ] ADJpestilente, fétido

foul-smelling

adjübel riechend attr

foul-smelling

[ˈfaʊlˈsmɛlɪŋ] adjpuzzolente, fetido/a

foul-smelling

adj maloliente, que huele mal
References in classic literature ?
It was a nasty job killing these, for when you plunged your knife into them they would burst and splash foul-smelling stuff into your face; and when a man's sleeves were smeared with blood, and his hands steeped in it, how was he ever to wipe his face, or to clear his eyes so that he could see?
WAFA reported on Deputy Principal of al-Zahra Primary School, Aisha Abu Sneinah, as saying that Israeli forces fired tear gas canisters and foul-smelling skunk water toward the school during the first class, causing school children to suffocate from excessive tear gas inhalation and suffer convulsions.
Something pushed into your child's nose may not be noticed at first, but after two or three days up there, it will cause a nosebleed or foul-smelling blood-stained discharge.
Earlier in the day, foul-smelling debris forced the closure of a lane of the A55 on between J33 (A5119 Northop Road) and J32A (Pentre Halkyn).
Part of Hail Street off Palestine Street has turned into a pool of foul-smelling sewage water creating a health hazard.
LARGE swathes of England were engulfed by a foul-smelling gas cloud which wafted over from France yesterday, triggering thousands of calls to the emergency services and the National Grid.
LARGE swathes of England were engulfed by a foul-smelling gas cloud which wafted over from France, triggering thousands of calls to the emergency services and the National Grid.
They say the area is so full of the foul-smelling water that many of residents have no choice but to wade through it to reach their homes or even enter shops.
Other devices such as odour eating sheets are also being used, along with a machine that extracts the foul-smelling gases and uses them to generate electricity.
I've just been in my garden and filled half a carrier bag with this horrible, messy, foul-smelling stuff.
According to the observations given in the report, based on the CPT delegation's visit in December 2009, five small cells in Jekabpils prison's disciplinary zone are "dark, damp, dirty, foul-smelling and in a state of disrepair.
Landfill sites are ugly, noisy, foul-smelling and no one wants them in their backyard and our current ones will be full very soon.