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reek US English

Smell strongly and unpleasantly; stink

reak US English

A prank; a playful or capricious trick, a riotous practice. Chiefly in plural Compare rex.

reek US Thesaurus

the whole place reeked

peat-reek US English

Informal. Highland whisky, especially that (illicitly) distilled over a peat fire and supposedly flavoured with peat-smoke.

reek hen US English

A hen given by a householder as part of a rent payment.

reek penny US English

A tax paid to the clergy by each householder in a parish.

Reek Sunday US English

The last Sunday in July, on which pilgrimages are made to Croagh Patrick in County Mayo, western Ireland.