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ˈstɪŋ kɪŋstink·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. icky, crappy, lousy, rotten, shitty, stinking, stinkyadjective

    very bad

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

  2. fetid, foetid, foul, foul-smelling, funky, noisome, smelly, stinking, ill-scentedadjective

    offensively malodorous

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

Wiktionary

  1. stinkingadjective

    Having a pungent smell.

  2. stinkingadjective

    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

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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. Tiffany Devitt:

    That's a big, stinking issue when 1 million acres of the Emerald Triangle just burned down.

  2. Kim Forrest:

    The stock market was stinking up the place and analysts assumed consumers were too.

  3. 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.

  4. Quentin Crisp:

    Euphemisms are not, as many young people think, useless verbiage for that which can and should be said bluntly; they are like secret agents on a delicate mission, they must airily pass by a stinking mess with barely so much as a nod of the head, make their point of constructive criticism and continue on in calm forbearance. Euphemisms are unpleasant truths wearing diplomatic cologne.

  5. Wayne Tinkle:

    The points in the paint — they just manhandled us in the second half, it is a battle to play these guys for 40 minutes. They're so stinking athletic in transition. I think they're one of the top teams in the country.

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