English to Afrikaans Meaning :: stench

Stench :
- stankstenches

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Noun(1) a distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant

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(1) In the children's ward, the stench of dried sweat and raw waste is almost unbearable.(2) Investigations led them to a cupboard where the stench seemed to be the strongest.(3) An awful stench filled the stuffy air of the wet alleyway, which permeated my nostrils.(4) The stench from the river is so overpowering that even those desperate for water would shun it.(5) I lifted my jacket to my nose for a sniff - I could still smell the acrid stench of the gas.(6) As he leapt to a tall tree that had been burnt on one side, he could smell a terrible stench .(7) Since then houses in the area have been visited by a stench resembling rotting carcasses.(8) You could hear the moans and cries and smell the stench from well outside the tents.(9) Its not that i have anything against smokers, just the stench that they inflict on us.(10) the stench of rotting fish(11) For the rest of the day the stench pervaded the village centre, causing several people to be physically sick.(12) We had been forced to smile stiffly at the camera despite the nauseating stench of drying fish.(13) The stench currently assailing your nostrils is a fish rotting from the head down.(14) They are grappling with the awful stench emanating from the filth the water has left behind.(15) The disgusting smell of the medicine was drowned out by the stench of the cell, being as unhygienic as it was.(16) At one time she had to endure the stench of mounting garbage as it wasn't collected for over two weeks.
Related Words
1. stink ::
2. reek ::
3. whiff ::
4. fetor ::
5. funk ::
6. miasma ::
1. aroma ::
2. perfume ::
Different Forms
stench, stenches
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Apologies for the stench.

Apologies for the STENCH.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 3

The little lady wants
away from your stench.

The little lady wants away from your STENCH.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 1

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