What does reek mean?

Definitions for reekrik

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word reek.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. malodor, malodour, stench, stink, reek, fetor, foetor, mephitis(verb)

    a distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant

  2. smack, reek, smell(verb)

    have an element suggestive (of something)

    "his speeches smacked of racism"; "this passage smells of plagiarism"

  3. reek, stink(verb)

    smell badly and offensively

    "The building reeks of smoke"

  4. reek, fume(verb)

    be wet with sweat or blood, as of one's face

  5. reek(verb)

    give off smoke, fumes, warm vapour, steam, etc.

    "Marshes reeking in the sun"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Reek(noun)

    a rick

  2. Reek(noun)

    vapor; steam; smoke; fume

  3. Reek(verb)

    to emit vapor, usually that which is warm and moist; to be full of fumes; to steam; to smoke; to exhale

  4. Origin: [As. rcan. See Reek vapor.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Reek

    rēk, n. smoke: vapour.—v.i. to emit smoke or vapour: to steam.—adj. Reek′y, full of reek: smoky: soiled with steam or smoke: foul. [A.S. réc; Ice. reykr, Ger. rauch, Dut. rook, smoke.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reek in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reek in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of reek

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Translations for reek

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • نتانةArabic
  • вонь, смуродBelarusian
  • смрад, воняBulgarian
  • zápach, páchnout, smradCzech
  • Gestank, stinken, DampfGerman
  • emanación, vapor, fetidez, apestar, hedor, heder, vaho, pesteSpanish
  • löyhkätä, löyhkä, lemu, lemutaFinnish
  • schlinguer, puer, empester, fouetter, puanteurFrench
  • fetore, puzzaItalian
  • 臭味, 臭気, 臭い, 悪臭Japanese
  • смрдеа, смрад, реаMacedonian
  • stinken, damp, ruiken naar, stankDutch
  • smród, fetorPolish
  • vapor, fedor, feder, cheirar, catingaPortuguese
  • зловоние, источать запах, вонь, вонять, смрад, испускать запахRussian
  • смрад, vonj, воњ, smradSerbo-Croatian
  • zápach, smradSlovak
  • smrad, vonjSlovene
  • stinka, odör, ånga, stankSwedish
  • вонь, сморідUkrainian

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