Variant of stink
- to give off a strong, unpleasant smell
- to be very offensive; be hateful or abhorrent
- Slang to be of low standard or quality; be no good
- Slang to have much or an excess: with of or with
Origin: Middle English stinken from Old English stincan, akin to German stinken
- a strong, unpleasant smell; stench
- Slang a strong public reaction, as one of outrage, censure, protest, etc.
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