Definition of Reek

1. Noun. A distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant.

Exact synonyms: Fetor, Foetor, Malodor, Malodour, Mephitis, Stench, Stink
Generic synonyms: Odor, Odour, Olfactory Perception, Olfactory Sensation, Smell
Specialized synonyms: Niff, Pong
Derivative terms: Mephitic, Stink, Stinky



2. Verb. Have an element suggestive (of something). "This passage smells of plagiarism"
Exact synonyms: Smack, Smell
Generic synonyms: Evoke, Paint A Picture, Suggest

3. Verb. Smell badly and offensively. "The building reeks of smoke"
Exact synonyms: Stink
Generic synonyms: Smell
Derivative terms: Stink, Stinker
Also: Stink Out, Stink Up

4. Verb. Be wet with sweat or blood, as of one's face.
Exact synonyms: Fume
Generic synonyms: Exudate, Exude, Ooze, Ooze Out, Transude

5. Verb. Give off smoke, fumes, warm vapour, steam, etc.. "Marshes reeking in the sun"
Generic synonyms: Emit, Give Off, Give Out

Definition of Reek

1. n. A rick.

2. n. Vapor; steam; smoke; fume.

3. v. i. To emit vapor, usually that which is warm and moist; to be full of fumes; to steam; to smoke; to exhale.

Definition of Reek

1. Noun. A strong unpleasant smell. ¹

2. Noun. Vapor; steam; smoke; fume. ¹

3. Verb. (archaic) (intransitive) To be emitted or exhaled, emanate, as of vapour or perfume. ¹

4. Verb. To have or give off a strong, unpleasant smell. ¹

5. Verb. (figuratively) To be evidently associated with something unpleasant. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Reek

1. to give off a strong, unpleasant odor [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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reel-to-reel
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