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stinky

[sting-kee] /ˈstɪŋ ki/
adjective, stinkier, stinkiest.
1.
foul smelling; stinking.
2.
Informal. mean-spirited; nasty.
Origin of stinky
stink + -y1
Can be confused
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stinky

/ˈstɪŋkɪ/
adjective -ier, -iest
1.
having a foul smell
2.
(informal) unpleasant or disgusting
3.
(informal) of poor quality; contemptible
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Word Origin and History for stinky
adj.

1888, from stink + -y (2). Related: Stinkiness.

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Slang definitions & phrases for stinky

stink to high heaven

verb phrase

To be very disgusting, inept, nasty, etc: filler items that definitely stunk to high heaven (1963+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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