fetid

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Fetid \Fet"id\ (? or ?; 277), adjective [L. fetidus, foetidus, fr. fetere, foetere, to have an ill smell, to stink: cf. F. f['e]tide.] Having an offensive smell; stinking.

Most putrefactions . . . smell either fetid or moldy. --Bacon.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

fetid

adjective

1: offensively malodorous; "a foul odor"; "the kitchen smelled really funky" [syn: {fetid}, {foetid}, {foul}, {foul-smelling}, {funky}, {noisome}, {smelly}, {stinking}, {ill-scented}]


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