'Reeking' definitions:

Definition of 'reeking'

(from WordNet)
Wet with secreted or exuded moisture such as sweat or tears; "wiped his reeking neck" [syn: reeking, watery]
Giving off a strong unpleasant smell

Definition of 'Reeking'

  • Reek \Reek\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Reeked (r[=e]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. Reeking.] [As. r[=e]can. See Reek vapor.] To emit vapor, usually that which is warm and moist; to be full of fumes; to steam; to smoke; to exhale. [1913 Webster]
  • Few chimneys reeking you shall espy. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]
  • I found me laid In balmy sweat, which with his beams the sun Soon dried, and on the reeking moisture fed. --Milton. [1913 Webster]
  • The coffee rooms reeked with tobacco. --Macaulay. [1913 Webster]

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