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stench

noun uk   /stentʃ/ us  
[C usually singular] a strong, unpleasant smell: the stench of rotting fish/burning rubber/cigarette smoke an overpowering stench [S] literary a bad effect that follows an unpleasant event or situation and is noticeable for a long time: For some time after the minister's resignation, the stench of scandal hung over the government.
Translations of “stench”
in Korean 악취…
in Arabic رائِحة كَريهة…
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 Spanish peste, mal olor…
in Portuguese fedor…
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…
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