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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Informal Having a noticeable, usually unpleasant or offensive odor.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having a bad smell.
  • adj. having a quality that arouses suspicion.
  • adj. Of inferior quality.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having an odor, especially an offensive one.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. offensively malodorous

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