Synonyms for Fetid:
foul, foul-smelling, smelly, noisome, funky, foetid, stinking.
odorous, stinking, smelly, reeking, sulfurous, putrid, rank, malodorous, Effluvial, miasmic.
•foul, rancid (adjective)
mephitic, rank, putrid, offensive, reeking, stinking, noisome, icky, smelly, malodorous.
foul, sordid, insalubrious, murky, festering, crummy, putrid, slovenly, offensive, dingy, odious, dirty, scatological, grungy, squalid, muddy, mucky, defiled, unsanitary, smutty, toxic, disgusting, obscene, septic, untidy, shabby, sloppy, unclean, grimy, filthy, unhygenic, grubby, dusty, icky, scruffy, infectious, impure.
n.acrid, high, frowzy. mephitic, Smells, Reeky. •fetid (noun)
foul-smelling, funky, noisome, smelly, foul, stinking, foetid, malodorous, putrid.
Usage examples for fetid
She vanished into one of the gaping vestibules, and, in her rear, he climbed a dark and fetid staircase, whose steps were half- broken and so slippery, on account of the vegetable parings strewn over them, that he had to avail himself of the greasy rope by which the inmates hoisted themselves upwards. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola