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Origin of noisome
OTHER WORDS FROM noisomenoi·some·ly, adverbnoi·some·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for noisome
It filled my head, that muttering sound, like thick oily smoke from a fat-rendering vat or an odour of noisome decay.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her tomb is in a small chapel, dark, damp, and even noisome: it is indicated only by a flat unadorned stone.
I felt assured he would not live long, unless removed from that noisome place.Fox's Book of Martyrs|John Foxe
She had entered into noisome places, but so had the marsh-hawk poising grandly on motionless wing there above.Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White
The fragrant white pond lily springs from the same black mud out of which the yellow lily sucks its obscene life and noisome odor.Library Notes|A. P. Russell
But it was the choice and the pleasure of Milton to penetrate the noisome vapors, and to brave the terrible explosion.Beacon Lights of History, Volume XIII|John Lord