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Noun: stinker  sting-ku(r)
  1. A person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible
    "only a stinker would do that";
    - rotter, dirty dog, rat, skunk, stinkpot, bum [N. Amer], crumb, lowlife, scumbag, so-and-so, git [Brit], slimeball, dirtbag [US], sleazeball, ratbag [Brit], sleazebucket, slimebag, toad, scuzzball [N. Amer], scuzzbucket [N. Amer], scuzzbag [N. Amer], sleazebag, swine, scuzz [N. Amer]
     
  2. Anything that gives off an offensive odour (especially a cheap cigar)
     
  3. An artifact (especially an automobile) that is defective or unsatisfactory
    - lemon

Derived forms: stinkers

Type of: artefact [Brit], artifact [N. Amer], disagreeable person, thing, unpleasant person

Encyclopedia: Stinker