stinking weed


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Noun1.stinking weed - very leafy malodorous tropical weedy shrub whose seeds have been used as an adulterant for coffeestinking weed - very leafy malodorous tropical weedy shrub whose seeds have been used as an adulterant for coffee; sometimes classified in genus Cassia
senna - any of various plants of the genus Senna having pinnately compound leaves and showy usually yellow flowers; many are used medicinally
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If they want to kill themselves with their stinking weed that is fine by me but they have no right to inflict their addiction on the rest of us.
On walking around the lake one evening I was saddened to see such an appalling sight, the surface thick with stinking weed.
But it never occurred to me for a moment that the same sort of behaviour could be detected, even in modified form, at such a down-to-earth and generally unpretentious a place as `good old Wolver', where one would have assumed that the stinking weed of snobbery would have found no fertile soil in which to flourish.