HyperDic: putrid

English > 3 senses of the word putrid:
ADJECTIVEpertputridof or relating to or attended by putrefaction
allputridin an advanced state of decomposition and having a foul odor
allputridmorally corrupt or evil
putrid > pronunciation
Soundspyuw'trihd
Rhymesabbreviated ... wrongheaded: 610 rhymes with ihd...
English > putrid: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or attended by putrefaction.
Example"putrid decomposition"
Spanishpodrido, putrefacto, pútrido
Nounsputrefactiona state of decay usually accompanied by an offensive odor
putriditythe state of being putrid
putridnessin a state of progressive putrefaction
English > putrid: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningIn an advanced state of decomposition and having a foul odor.
Example"horrible like raw and putrid flesh"- Somerset Maugham
BroaderstaleLacking freshness, palatability, or showing deterioration from age
Spanishcorrompido, descompuesto, pasado, podrido, putrefacto
Catalancorromput, descompost, passat, podrit, putrefacte
Nounsputrescencethe quality of rotting and becoming putrid
putriditythe state of being putrid
putridnessin a state of progressive putrefaction
English > putrid: 3 senses > adjective 3
Meaningmorally corrupt or evil.
Example"the putrid atmosphere of the court"
Broadercorruptlacking in integrity
Spanishpútrido

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