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 for fetid
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fetid \Fet"id\ (? or ?; 277), a. [L. fetidus, foetidus, fr.
     fetere, foetere, to have an ill smell, to stink: cf. F.
     f['e]tide.]
     Having an offensive smell; stinking.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Most putrefactions . . . smell either fetid or moldy.
                                                    --Bacon.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  fetid
      adj 1: offensively malodorous; "a foul odor"; "the kitchen
             smelled really funky" [syn: fetid, foetid, foul,
             foul-smelling, funky, noisome, smelly,
             stinking, ill-scented]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  155 Moby Thesaurus words for "fetid":
     abhorrent, abominable, arrant, atrocious, awful, bad, bad-smelling,
     barfy, base, beastly, below contempt, beneath contempt,
     blameworthy, brackish, brutal, cloying, contemptible, crappy,
     crude, deplorable, despicable, detestable, dire, disgusting,
     dreadful, egregious, enormous, execrable, fecal, feculent, filthy,
     flagrant, flyblown, forbidding, foul, frowsty, frowy, frowzy,
     fulsome, funky, fusty, gamy, gloppy, graveolent, grievous, gross,
     gunky, hateful, heinous, high, horrible, horrid, icky, ignoble,
     ill-smelling, infamous, lamentable, loathsome, lousy, maggoty,
     malodorous, mawkish, mephitic, miasmal, miasmic, mildewed, mildewy,
     moldy, monstrous, mucky, musty, nasty, nauseant, nauseating,
     nauseous, nefarious, nidorous, noisome, notorious, noxious,
     objectionable, obnoxious, obscene, odious, odorous, offensive,
     olid, ordurous, outrageous, overripe, pitiable, pitiful, poisonous,
     puky, putrid, rancid, rank, reasty, reasy, rebarbative, reechy,
     reeking, reeky, regrettable, repellent, reprehensible, repugnant,
     repulsive, revolting, rotten, sad, scabby, scandalous, schlock,
     scummy, scurfy, scurvy, shabby, shameful, shitty, shocking, shoddy,
     sickening, slabby, slimy, sloppy, sloshy, sludgy, slushy, smellful,
     smelling, smelly, sordid, spoiled, sposhy, squalid, stenchy,
     stinking, strong, stuffy, sulfurous, terrible, too bad, unclean,
     vile, villainous, vomity, weevily, woeful, wormy, worst, worthless,
     wretched, yecchy, yucky
  
  

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