It filled my head, that muttering sound, like thick oily smoke from a fat-rendering vat or an odour of noisome decay.
It was as if I stood helpless while a noisome reptile coiled its folds around me.
The atmosphere of the room seemed to become heavy and noisome.
That awful cry, Yvonne heard it as she was being dragged through the noisome crowd.
Already one of the most noisome of the plagues of Egypt was among us.
He said it with a deep breath, and an exhalation, as one who pants to be free of the city's noisome fumes.
They are "safe, because they are too filthy to handle, and too noisome even to approach."
But there is also another chapter to the dark history of this "noisome and grievous sore."
In that noisome lair of the bandits a horrible scene ensued.
The man who is fed on “the bread of life” is endowed with powers of resistance against “the noisome pestilence.”