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  1. be wet with sweat or blood, as of one's face

    Synonyms : fume
    Type Of : transude, exudate, exude, ooze, ooze out
  2. smell badly and offensively

    Synonyms : stink
    Type Of : smell
    Examples :
    • The building reeks of smoke
  3. have an element suggestive (of something)

    Synonyms : smack, smell
    Type Of : evoke, suggest, paint a picture
  4. a distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant

    Synonyms : fetor, foetor, malodor, malodour, mephitis, stench, stink
    Type Of : olfactory perception, odor, odour, olfactory sensation, smell
  5. give off smoke, fumes, warm vapour, steam, etc.

    Type Of : give out, emit, give off
    Examples :
    • Marshes reeking in the sun