What does stinking mean?

Definitions for stinking
ˈstɪŋ kɪŋstink·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. icky, crappy, lousy, rotten, shitty, stinking, stinky(adj)

    very bad

    "a lousy play"; "it's a stinking world"

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

    offensively malodorous

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

Wiktionary

  1. stinking(Adjective)

    Having a pungent smell.

  2. stinking(Adjective)

    Very bad and undesirable.

    Despite leading the way for years, the new model is really stinking

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stinking

    of Stink

  2. Stinking

    a. & n. from Stink, v

How to pronounce stinking?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say stinking in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stinking in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stinking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of stinking in a Sentence

  1. Orrin Hatch:

    I come from the poor people. And I’ve been working my whole stinking career for people who don’t have a chance. And I really resent anybody saying I’m just doing this for the rich.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Salute for someone has to be voluntarily straight from other person's heart; but if the people are lured with money or forced by diktat to do this for somebody, then it sounds like a stinking fart.

  3. Theodore Dreiser, quoting an unnamed newspaper editor:

    Life is a God-damned, stinking, treacherous game and nine hundred and ninety-nine men out of a thousand are bastards.

  4. Kim Forrest:

    The whole sector had low expectations coming into earnings and for good reasons, the stock market was stinking up the place and analysts assumed consumers were too.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    I can't see without glasses, i'm not going to take off my stinking glasses.

Images & Illustrations of stinking

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