stench Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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stenchnoun [U]

 us   /stentʃ/
a strong, unpleasant smell: the stench of rotting fish
Translations of “stench”
in Arabic رائِحة كَريهة…
in Korean 악취…
in Malaysian bau busuk…
in French puanteur…
in Turkish pis koku…
in Italian fetore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡臭,臭氣, 惡劣影響, 不良後果…
in Russian зловоние…
in Polish smród…
in Vietnamese mùi khó chịu…
in Spanish peste, mal olor…
in Portuguese fedor…
in Thai กลิ่นเหม็น…
in German der Gestank…
in Catalan pudor…
in Japanese 悪臭…
in Indonesian bau busuk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶臭,臭气, 恶劣影响, 不良后果…
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