Foul and Malodorous


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Foul adjective – Having an unpleasant smell.
Usage example: the foul fumes from the paper mill

Malodorous is a synonym for foul in disgusting topic. In some cases you can use "Malodorous" instead an adjective "Foul", when it comes to topics like dirty, putrid, noxious, smells. popular alternative
Nearby Words: foulness, fouled, foully, fouling
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Malodorous adjective – Having an unpleasant smell.
Usage example: the cellar will need to be cleared of several malodorous, maggot-infested piles of garbage

Foul is a synonym for malodorous in putrid topic. You can use "Foul" instead the word "Malodorous" as an adjective or a noun, if it concerns topics such as foul-smelling, smells. popular alternative
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