Definition of 'reek'
Example sentences containing 'reek'
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The whole episode simply reeks of hypocrisy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It all looks the same and it reeks of cigarette smoke. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The suite reeks with the smoke of his small, dark cigarettes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It's in brilliant condition but reeks of cigarette smoke. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You might be inured to the smell, so ask a blunt friend whether your house reeks of dog. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The house reeks of cigarettes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Rooms are discreetly tasteful with blonde wood floorboards and olive green furnishings, though ours reeks of smoke from the previous guest. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Trends of 'reek'
Used Occasionally. reek is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'reek'
British English: reek VERB
To reek of something, usually something unpleasant, means to smell very strongly of it.
The hotel lobby reeked of disinfectant.
Definition of reek from the Collins English Dictionary
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