GRE Word List

STENCH

strong foul odor; reek; stink

The meaning of the word stench is strong foul odor; reek; stink.

Random words

WordMeaning
itinerantwandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher
covetousavaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
pedigreeancestry; lineage
capacitymental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
natationswimming
terminuslast stop of railroad; end
apathylack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
torpedounderwater explosive apparatus; V.
wadewalk through a substance, such as water, that impedes movement
disportamuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert