Definition Of noisome

adjective

having an extremely offensive smell.

noisome vapors from the smoldering waste

Example Of noisome

  • After a brief sojourn in Salvador, the old capital, they proceeded to Rio de Janeiro, then a noisome slave port with narrow streets filled with rootling pigs and goats.

  • But he gets paid to do this day in and day out, so I sort of understand why he continues being utterly noisome .

  • But surely there's a less noisome method of distributing cash than one in which innocent pedestrians are accosted by somebody not dissimilar to the last person to have mugged them?

  • Epidemical fevers and fluxes, which fill the ship with noisome and noxious effluvia, often break out, and infect the seamen likewise, and thus the oppressors, and the oppressed, fall by the same stroke.

  • He did not know what it was, but it was a noisome sensation, like standing on a grate that you felt shift beneath your feet.


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