Origin of fetid
OTHER WORDS FROM fetidfet·id·ly, adverbfet·id·ness, fe·tid·i·ty, noun
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How to use fetid in a sentence
This renewable (I mean renewed every single damn day) bio-energy (otherwise known as fetid rot) helps keep the coop warm.What Did TJ Mean By “Pursuit of Happiness,” Anyway?|P. J. O’Rourke|June 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Here is real, unmistakable nastiness of a fetid, furtive kind, whispered in corners after a cautious glance over the shoulder.
All were sitting barefoot on mattresses around the walls of their fetid, dimly lit room.
It takes far less than 46 days for a teachable moment to devolve into an airing of fetid undercurrents from the American id.What Got George Zimmerman Charged With Second-Degree Murder|Jelani Cobb|April 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Gaddafi has to find a fetid corner where America holds less sway.
Inside the cafs men and women, old and young, are dancing in the fetid atmosphere to jingling pianos or accordions.Belgium|George W. T. (George William Thomson) Omond
The passageway was growing damper; water trickled down the walls and gathered in fetid pools on the floor.Star Born|Andre Norton
Worse than this, though—I fancied I noticed about the room in the morning that strange, fetid odour.
The fetid odor exhaled from the corpse caused a pestilence involving thousands of deaths.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 5|Hubert Howe Bancroft
The residue was oily and fetid ashes, with a greasy soot, of a very penetrating and disagreeable smell.The Book of Curiosities|I. Platts