any of various limestones that emit an unpleasant odor when scratched or struck.
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
noun 1. any of various rank-smelling plants, as the jimson weed. 2. tree of heaven. noun 1. Also called wall mustard. a plant, Diplotaxis muralis, naturalized in Britain and S and central Europe, having pale yellow flowers, cylindrical seed pods, and a disagreeable smell when bruised: family Brassicaceae (crucifers) 2. any of various other ill-smelling […]