stench

(noun, verb)

noun

1. a distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant

Similar word(s): fetor, foetor, malodor, mephitis, reek, stink

Definition categories: thought, odor, odour, smell

Sentences with stench as a noun:

- the stench of political corruption

verb

1. (obsolete) To cause to emit a disagreeable odour; to cause to stink.

2. To stanch.