Meaning of “smell somewhere out” in the English Dictionary

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"smell somewhere out" in British English

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smell somewhere out

UK US smell somewhere up
phrasal verb with smell uk /smel/ us /smel/ verb smelled or UK also smelt, smelled or UK smelt

to fill a place with a smell, in an unpleasant way:

That aftershave of yours is smelling out the whole house.

(Definition of “smell somewhere out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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