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stink

noun
 
 
/stɪŋk/
make/cause/create, etc a stink informal to complain about something in a forceful way: He caused a real stink about his hotel room.Complaining
[no plural] a very bad smellSmells and smelling
Translations of “stink”
in Korean 악취…
in Arabic رائِحة كَريهة…
in Portuguese fedor, fedentina…
in Catalan pudor…
in Japanese 悪臭…
in Italian puzza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡臭, 難聞氣味…
in Russian вонь…
in Turkish çok kötü koku…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶臭, 难闻气味…
in Polish smród…
(Definition of stink noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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