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stink

[′stiŋk]
(mining engineering)
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Then the bolts went back slowly, and the door opened, and there was the old Madman standing, looking precious scared--his jacket off, his shirt-sleeves up to his elbows, and his long skinny arms all covered with anchors and arrows and letters, tattooed in with gunpowder like a sailor-boy's, and a stink fit to knock you down coming out.
He had been kicking up horrid stinks for some time in his study, till I suppose some fellow told Mary, and she told the Doctor.
Another century of readers--and spirit itself will stink.
Don't think otherwise because I am running a stink engine.
We seized the two, and immediately tied them, when the third, stepping back and crying out, my Scots merchant went in after them, and taking out a composition we had made that would only smoke and stink, he set fire to it, and threw it in among them.
The schoolboy was officially known as Summers Minor, and in a more social manner as Stinks, the only public tribute to his career as an amateur photographer and electrician.
The fitful enthusiasm of Stinks at once caught fire, and he eagerly asked if the lights and the door worked together.
There was a silence, and then the unconquerable Stinks observed:
It was dirty and untidy, and it was filled with a pungent odour made up of many different stinks.
R] Stink Bug Trap baited with Rescue[R] lures (Sterling International, Spokane, Washington, USA) or polyethylene pouch dispensers (4 mil polyethylene, 2.
WITH his shabby clothes, bushy grey beard and unkempt hair, Hugh Bonneville dressed up as homeless man Mr Stink is a world away from his role in Downton Abbey.
When you''re sleeping rough, personal hygiene standards tend to slip, but Bonneville says there''s another reason why Mr Stink smells as he does.