Origin of reek
OTHER WORDS FROM reekreeker, nounreek·ing·ly, adverbreeky, adjective
How to use reek in a sentence
While on the Celtics, Baker was caught showing up to practice reeking of booze.
Reeking of cigarette smoke and body odor, Bassam smiled, seeming to understand and excuse my monolinguism.
The bodies hung there for weeks, reeking and swelling grotesquely in the equatorial heat.
And the man who had done all this—a vulgar upstart out of Paris, reeking of leather and the barrack-room still lived!St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
The assassins in the court-yard, with weapons reeking with blood, were howling for their prey.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
I routed him out, in the dim mephitic place reeking of sour bedding, and put Petersen in his charge.Jaffery|William J. Locke
Too feeble to walk or to stand, he crawled away from the (p. 413) dying and the dead, over the ground reeking with filth.The Boys of '61|Charles Carleton Coffin.
"That's probably why I found my private laboratory reeking of cyanide fumes a fortnight later," remarked Dorr dryly.Average Jones|Samuel Hopkins Adams