- a condition of having offensive-smelling breath; bad breath.
Origin of halitosis
Related Words for halitosishalitosis
Examples from the Web for halitosis
Contemporary Examples of halitosis
Otherwise the halitosis of the old, their extreme make up and the heavy jewels they wear on their tired ears, get in the way.The 10 Rules of Kissing Hello
September 4, 2010
- the state or condition of having bad breath
Word Origin for halitosis
"bad breath," 1874, coined from Latin halitus "breath," related to halare "to breathe" + Greek-based noun suffix -osis.
- The condition of having foul-smelling breath.fetor ex ore