verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Words nearby reek
Origin of reek
OTHER WORDS FROM reekreek·er, nounreek·ing·ly, adverbreek·y, adjective
Examples from the Web for reeking
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.
Well, you take an Act of Parliament—and what is it but the finest plaster of the finest brains—wet, reeking wet from the press.
She cast her eyes around the room, reeking with the sweet sickliness of dead cigarettes.Thirty|Howard Vincent O'Brien
He mounted hastily and rode off, glad to be away from that reeking camp, and greatly elated with the success of the visit.The Story of the Foss River Ranch|Ridgwell Cullum
The fumes of the reeking cave mount to our heads, the floor is slippery with the lees and trodden vine-leaves.Rambles in the Islands of Corsica and Sardinia|Thomas Forester
The fields before her, which stretched to the hills, were reeking with damp.Her Season in Bath|Emma Marshall