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1. foul-smelling

adjective. offensively malodorous.

Synonyms

  • ill-scented
  • stinky
  • foetid
  • smelly
  • ill-smelling
  • funky
  • foul
  • noisome
  • malodorous
  • unpleasant-smelling
  • malodourous
  • stinking

Antonyms

  • good
  • brave
  • unemotional
  • conventional

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Words that Rhyme with Foul Smelling

  • propelling
  • misspelling
  • foretelling
  • expelling
  • dispelling
  • compelling
  • retelling
  • reselling
  • repelling
  • rebelling
  • rappelling
  • outselling
  • flewelling
  • excelling
  • bestselling
  • swelling
  • stelling
  • stehling
  • spelling
  • snelling
  • schmeling
  • schelling
  • quelling
  • lewelling
  • dwelling
  • yelling
  • welling
  • wehling
  • telling
  • shelling

Example sentences of the word foul-smelling


1. Noun Phrase
The puppy stool is often yellow in color, bloody and foul smelling.

2. Noun Phrase
This coating ferments and produces foul smelling gases and toxins.

2. sweet-smelling

adjective. having a natural fragrance.

Synonyms

  • sweet
  • fragrant
  • odorous
  • sweet-scented
  • perfumed
  • scented

Antonyms

  • fragrant
  • savory
  • sugarless
  • tasteless

3. smelling

noun. ['ˈsmɛlɪŋ'] the act of perceiving the odor of something.

Synonyms

  • perception
  • snuff
  • smell
  • sniff

Antonyms

  • exhale
  • odorous
  • malodorous
  • fragrant

4. smelling

adjective. ['ˈsmɛlɪŋ'] (used with of' orwith') noticeably odorous.

Synonyms

  • redolent

Antonyms

  • ground
  • figure

5. foul

adjective. ['ˈfaʊl'] violating accepted standards or rules.

Synonyms

  • unjust
  • unfair
  • unsportsmanlike
  • cheating
  • dirty

Antonyms

  • open up
  • open
  • disjoin
  • be born

Etymology

  • fulian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. foul

adjective. ['ˈfaʊl'] highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust.

Synonyms

  • loathsome
  • skanky
  • repelling
  • revolting
  • repellent
  • distasteful
  • disgustful
  • yucky
  • offensive
  • repellant
  • wicked
  • loathly

Antonyms

  • negate
  • good
  • brave
  • unemotional

Etymology

  • fulian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. foul

verb. ['ˈfaʊl'] hit a foul ball.

Synonyms

  • hit

Antonyms

  • unplayful
  • mild

Etymology

  • fulian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. foul

verb. ['ˈfaʊl'] make impure.

Synonyms

  • begrime
  • colly
  • contaminate
  • taint
  • pollute
  • grime
  • dirty
  • infect
  • soil

Antonyms

  • disinfect
  • unoffending
  • euphemistic
  • moral

Etymology

  • fulian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. foul

adjective. ['ˈfaʊl'] offensively malodorous.

Synonyms

  • ill-scented
  • stinky
  • foul-smelling
  • foetid
  • smelly
  • ill-smelling
  • funky
  • noisome
  • malodorous
  • unpleasant-smelling
  • malodourous
  • stinking

Antonyms

  • survive
  • be well
  • stimulate
  • deprive

Etymology

  • fulian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. foul

noun. ['ˈfaʊl'] an act that violates the rules of a sport.

Synonyms

  • technical foul
  • personal foul
  • technical
  • infringement
  • violation

Antonyms

  • conventional
  • wholesome
  • absorbent
  • pleasant

Etymology

  • fulian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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