fetidness
noun see fetid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Fetidness — Fet id*ness, n. The quality or state of being fetid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fetidness — See fetidly. * * * …   Universalium

  • fetidness — noun The quality of being fetid …   Wiktionary

  • fetidness — n. malodorousness, smelliness, offensive smell …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fetidness — fet·id·ness …   English syllables

  • fetidness — noun the attribute of having a strong offensive smell • Syn: ↑malodorousness, ↑stinkiness, ↑foulness, ↑rankness • Derivationally related forms: ↑fetid, ↑rank (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • smerd-, smord- —     smerd , smord     English meaning: to stink     Deutsche Übersetzung: ‘stinken”     Material: Gk. σμόρδωνες pl. ‘stänker” Hes.; σμορδοῦν συνουσιάζειν; Lith. smìrdžiu, smirde ti ‘stink”, Ltv. smir̂dêt ds., Lith. smirdėle ̃ “dwarf elder”,… …   Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary

  • gʷedh- —     gʷedh     English meaning: to push, hit, harm     Deutsche Übersetzung: ‘stoßen, verletzen, zerstören”     Material: O.Ind. gandh “bump, poke, prick, injure, destroy” (by Grammatikern), gandhá ḥ m. ‘smell, odor, Duft”, Av. gantay “ fetidness …   Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary

  • foulness — noun 1. disgusting wickedness and immorality he understood the foulness of sin his display of foulness deserved severe punishment mouths which speak such foulness must be cleansed • Derivationally related forms: ↑foul • Hypernyms: ↑iniquity, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • malodorousness — noun the attribute of having a strong offensive smell • Syn: ↑stinkiness, ↑foulness, ↑rankness, ↑fetidness • Derivationally related forms: ↑fetid (for: ↑fetidness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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