stinky

[sting-kee]

Origin of stinky

Can be confusedmalodorous odious odoriferous odorous smelly stinky
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Examples from the Web for stinkiest

Contemporary Examples of stinkiest

  • “Matched intensities” pairing: The stinkiest washed rind cheese and a full-bodied wine compete with equal potencies.

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    Why We Love Stinky Cheese

    Stacey Slate

    January 14, 2010


British Dictionary definitions for stinkiest

stinky

adjective -ier or -iest
  1. having a foul smell
  2. informal unpleasant or disgusting
  3. informal of poor quality; contemptible
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Word Origin and History for stinkiest

stinky

adj.

1888, from stink + -y (2). Related: Stinkiness.

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