reek

Part of speech: verb

To smoke; emit vapor.

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Usage examples "reek":

  1. She comprehended there was something in life beyond breeding geese, and cleaning turnips, and bringing the furze- reek home; something that was not for her, because she was too much of a man to be a woman. - "Furze the Cruel", John Trevena.
  2. You know piles of fellows who must reek with matter; help! - "The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25)", Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang.
  3. He was back in a moment, and I smelt a strong reek of brandy as he passed me. - "Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes", Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.