What does smelly mean?

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ˈsmɛl ismelly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fetid, foetid, foul, foul-smelling, funky, noisome, smelly, stinking, ill-scented(adj)

    offensively malodorous

    "a foul odor"; "the kitchen smelled really funky"

Wiktionary

  1. smelly(Adjective)

    Having a bad smell.

    She was hesitant to remove her shoes, as her socks were rather smelly.

  2. smelly(Adjective)

    having a quality that arouses suspicion.

    The detective read the documents and thought, "Something sure is smelly about this case".

  3. smelly(Adjective)

    Of inferior quality.

    That smelly code needs to be refactored.

How to pronounce smelly?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of smelly in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of smelly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of smelly in a Sentence

  1. Muhammad Ali:

    I have brought Rexona (deodorant) because, according to my wife, I have smelly body odor, but I am really optimistic I can pass all the tests today.

  2. Muhammad Ali:

    I have brought Rexona (deodorant) because, according to my wife, I have smelly body odour, but I am really optimistic I can pass all the tests today.

  3. Hillary Clinton:

    I view this not just as an environmental disaster and a health crisis, this is a civil rights issue. I have said and I will repeat here today, if it had been a rich white suburb when the water was brown and smelly, people would immediately come to the rescue of those families.

  4. Hanam Tran:

    It wasn't as smelly as we thought.

  5. Christina Kim:

    It's nice that this room is actually closed off because this is where the smelly part happens.

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