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- Having a bad odor
- There were tons of malodorous garbage bags outside her house.
- (figuratively) Highly improper.
- (having a bad odor): foul, putrid, smelly, stinky, stenchy, fetid, funky, noisome, reeky, reeking, stinking, mephitic, foul-smelling, rank, rotten, smelly, vile, offensive; see also Wikisaurus:malodorous
- (having a good odor): fragrant
having a bad odor