Putridness
Putridness Pu"trid*ness, n. Putridity. --Floyer. [1913 Webster]

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  • putridness — See putridity. * * * …   Universalium

  • putridness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The condition of being decayed: breakdown, decay, decomposition, deterioration, disintegration, putrefaction, putrescence, rot, rottenness, spoilage. See BETTER, THRIVE …   English dictionary for students

  • putridness — pjuːtrɪdnɪs n. rottenness, state of decomposition …   English contemporary dictionary

  • putridness — pu·trid·ness …   English syllables

  • putridness — noun in a state of progressive putrefaction • Syn: ↑putrescence, ↑rottenness, ↑corruption • Derivationally related forms: ↑rotten (for: ↑rottenness), ↑putrid, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • putrescence — noun 1. in a state of progressive putrefaction • Syn: ↑putridness, ↑rottenness, ↑corruption • Derivationally related forms: ↑rotten (for: ↑rottenness), ↑putrid …   Useful english dictionary

  • rottenness — noun 1. in a state of progressive putrefaction • Syn: ↑putrescence, ↑putridness, ↑corruption • Derivationally related forms: ↑rotten, ↑putrid (for: ↑putridness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • putrid — putridity, putridness, n. putridly, adv. /pyooh trid/, adj. 1. in a state of foul decay or decomposition, as animal or vegetable matter; rotten. 2. of, pertaining to, or attended by putrefaction. 3. having the odor of decaying flesh. 4.… …   Universalium

  • baseness — Synonyms and related words: abjectness, abominability, abominableness, arrantness, atrociousness, awfulness, badness, beastliness, beggarliness, bestiality, brutality, chicanery, coarseness, commonness, commonplaceness, contemptibility,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • caries — Synonyms and related words: carrion, decay, decomposition, dry gangrene, dry rot, foulness, gangrene, gas gangrene, moist gangrene, mortification, necrosis, necrotic tissue, noma, putrefaction, putrescence, putridity, putridness, rancidity,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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