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Reek

Pronunciation: rēkt
n.1.A rick.
1.Vapor; steam; smoke; fume.
As hateful to me as the reek of a limekiln.
- Shak.
v. i.1.To emit vapor, usually that which is warm and moist; to be full of fumes; to steam; to smoke; to exhale.
[imp. & p. p. Reeked (rēkt); p. pr. & vb. n. Reeking.]
Few chimneys reeking you shall espy.
- Spenser.
I found me laid
In balmy sweat, which with his beams the sun
Soon dried, and on the reeking moisture fed.
- Milton.
The coffee rooms reeked with tobacco.
- Macaulay.
Noun1.reek - a distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant
Verb1.reek - have an element suggestive (of something); "his speeches smacked of racism"
Synonyms: smack
2.reek - smell badly and offensively; "The building reeks of smoke"
Synonyms: stink
3.reek - be wet with sweat or blood, as of one's face
Synonyms: fume
4.reek - give off smoke, fumes, warm vapour, steam, etc.; "Marshes reeking in the sun"
BO, aerate, aerify, afterdamp, ash, ashes, atomize, bad breath, bad smell, be aromatic, be redolent of, blackdamp, bleed, blow, body odor, brand, breath, breathe, breathe out, calx, carbon, carbonate, charcoal, chlorinate, chokedamp, cinder, clinker, cloud, coal, coke, coom, damp, discharge, distill, dross, effluvium, effuse, emit, emit a smell, etherify, etherize, evacuate, evaporate, excrete, exfiltrate, exhalation, exhale, exhaust, expire, extravasate, exudate, exude, fetid air, fetidity, fetidness, fetor, filter, filtrate, firedamp, flatus, fluid, fluidize, foul breath, foul odor, fractionate, frowst, fume, fumes, fumigate, funk, gasify, give off, give out, give vent to, graveolence, halitosis, hum, hydrogenate, lava, leach, let out, lixiviate, malaria, malodor, mephitis, miasma, mist, nidor, noxious stench, offend the nostrils, offensive odor, ooze, open the floodgates, open the sluices, oxygenate, percolate, perfume, puff, puff of smoke, reeking, rotten smell, scoria, seep, send out, slag, smell, smell bad, smell of, smell to heaven, smell up, smoke, smudge, smut, soot, spray, steam, stench of decay, stink out, stink up, strain, sublimate, sublime, sullage, throw off, transpire, transude, vapor, vaporize, volatile, volatilize, water vapor, weep, yield an odor
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