stench Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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stenchnoun

uk   us   /stentʃ/
[C usually singular] a ​strong, ​unpleasantsmell: the stench ofrottingfish/​burningrubber/​cigarettesmoke an overpowering stench [S] literary a ​badeffect that ​follows an ​unpleasantevent or ​situation and is ​noticeable for a ​longtime: For some ​time after the minister's ​resignation, the stench ofscandalhung over the ​government.
(Definition of stench from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stenchnoun [U]

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