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Definition of putrid adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    putrid

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈpyutrəd//
     
     
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  1. 1(of dead animals or plants) decaying and therefore smelling very bad synonym foul the putrid smell of rotten meat
  2. 2(informal) very unpleasant a putrid pink color
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: putrid