The particulars of this case, in fact, reek with the stench of crony capitalism.
The stench of the backed-up toilets combines with the fumes of garbage fermenting in the midday sun.
So, too, is the tactic of leaving dead bodies in the street so their sight and stench will discourage others.
The stench of corruption is settling over world soccer like a poisonous fog, and players are paying the price.
The stench of decomposing flesh greeted us before we saw that rotting bodies were lying in the gullies on either side of us.
The stench'll break the young lady's heart if they're boiled in them coppers.'
stench of fat kitchens, of soft bubbling alleys, of gleaming refuse.
The generator was smoking, and the room reeked with the stench of shorted wires.
At the vesper hour, there came an eighth, the stench of which was horrible.
Its presence was manifested by the stench from far off from the carrion of the dead.
Old English stenc "a smell" (either pleasant or unpleasant), from Proto-Germanic *stankwiz (cf. Old Saxon stanc, Old High German stanch, German stank). Related to stincan "emit a smell" (see stink) as drench is to drink. The notion of "evil smell" predominated from c.1200.