Also called stinkball. a jar containing combustibles or other materials that generate offensive and suffocating vapors, formerly used in warfare.
Informal. a stinker; meany.
a common musk turtle, Sternotherus odoratus, of the eastern and southern U.S., that sometimes climbs trees along the water’s edge.
(slang) a person or thing that stinks
(slang) a person considered to be unpleasant
another name for musk turtle
(military) Also called stink ball. (formerly) a container filled with material that gives off noxious or suffocating vapours
noun 1. any of various limestones that emit an unpleasant odor when scratched or struck. noun 1. any of various rocks producing a fetid odour when struck, esp certain limestones
noun 1. any of various limestones that emit an unpleasant odor when scratched or struck.
- Stink to high heaven
stinking with stink to high heaven Also, smell to high heaven. Be of very poor quality; also, be suspect or in bad repute. For example, This plan of yours stinks to high heaven, or His financial schemes smell to high heaven; I’m sure they’re dishonest. This expression alludes to something so rank that it can […]
- Stink trap
noun 1. another name for stench trap